Program at a Glance
The Allied Health program at Sussex County Technical School introduces students to the fascinating world of health care careers. Students learn about the science of the human body, nonpathogenic and pathogenic bacteria that can affect the wellness of an individual and clinical manifestation of disease. This complex and intriguing program also explores how the environment affects the health and well-being of humans and animals.

What You Will Learn
This rigorous program will engage students in college-level coursework that includes Anatomy & Physiology I & II, Medical Microbiology, Basic Laboratory Techniques, Health Ethics, and Medical Terminology.

Career Pathways
Upon graduation, students may enroll in post-secondary programs to obtain certifications in healthcare or attend college to pursue degrees related to the allied health professions. 

Sample Careers
  • Clinical Laboratory Technician
  • Clinical Laboratory Technologist
  • Biomedical Researcher
  • Medical Administrator
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Dentist
  • Radiology Technician/Technologist
  • Respiratory Technician/Technologist
  • Chemist