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    The Allied Health Science Technology program is a highly regarded option for those considering a career in the medical profession. Top seniors who enroll in this 7.5 hour per week college prep program split their time behind a desk in the classroom and on their feet in local health care facilities.

    Students have three pathways to choose from: a Hospital, EMT or Sports Medicine track. Students will be offered placement location based upon availability and merit. Students who are not placed in their first-choice track may be offered a spot in their second or third choice track.

     

    1). HOSPITAL PATHWAY

    The hospital track is for those students who are primarily interested in getting a comprehensive overview of the medical field in a hospital setting. Students will complete clinical rotations across a wide variety of hospital departments.

    Placement Locations

    • Brandywine Hospital
    • Chester County Hospital
    • Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center
    • Jennersville Regional Hospital
    • Paoli Memorial Hospital
    • Phoenixville Hospital
     
    Career Options

    Career opportunities include: physician, surgeon, pharmacist and registered nurse (RN), to name a few.


     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    2). EMT PATHWAY

    The EMT track is for those students who are primarily interested in pursuing a career in the emergency medical field or building a foundation of knowledge for allied health professions. Students will complete hands-on clinical rotations in the field with Good Fellowship Ambulance and EMS Training Institute.

    Placement Locations

    • Good Fellowship Ambulance and EMS Training Institute (West Chester)

    Career Options

    Career opportunities include, but are not limited to: emergency medical technician (EMT), emergency room technician, emergency communications dispatcher, paramedic, paid-career firefighter and basic life support (BLS) healthcare provider.


     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    3). SPORTS MEDICINE PATHWAY

    The sports medicine track is for those students who are interested in pursuing a career in the physical medicine and rehabilitation field. Students may complete clinical rotations in high school athletic training rooms and community rehabilitation facilities.

    Placement Locations

    • Unionville High School (Unionville)

    Career Options

    Career opportunities can include: athletic trainer, physical therapist, nutritionist/dietician, exercise physiologist and physical therapist assistant.

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    Open Dual Enrollment Credits

    Delaware County Community College

    Concurrent Dual Enrollment Credits

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    Pennsylvania College of Technology

    Open Dual Enrollment Credits

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    CPR certification for the Professional Rescuer

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    Open Dual Enrollment Credits

    Delaware County Community College 

    Concurrent Dual Enrollment Credits

    Immaculata University

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