The Health Sciences program provides the core skills which can be used in a variety of health fields. This program enables students to experience learning in actual and simulated health service environments. The Health Sciences program includes introducing students to careers in broad areas of dentistry, medicine, nursing, and related health. Examples are: health care administrators, office workers, dental assistants, dietetics, laboratory technicians, optical therapy, surgical technician, nursing assistant, veterinary assistant, x-ray technology, and other health related personnel. The Health Science I class counts as one of the science electives as well as Health Credit required for graduation.