All Pathways

This pathway prepares you to pursue health-related degrees and professions, offering a foundation of knowledge and skills. Areas of focus are ethics, professionalism, prevention (wellness), diagnostics, therapeutics and rehabilitation. You gain critical career knowledge through a series of work-based learning experiences.

Course Sequence

Biomedical Technology

PLTW: Principles of Biomedical Science

PLTW: Human Body Systems

PLTW: Medical Interventions

PLTW: Biomedical Innovations

Industry Certification

CPR Provider


List of schools

Ardrey Kell High School Butler High School East Mecklenburg High School Garinger High School Hawthorne Academy Independence High School Mallard Creek High School Myers Park High School Olympic High School Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology Providence High School South Mecklenburg High School Zebulon B. Vance High School William Amos Hough High School


College and Career Promise

Through local partnerships and classroom curriculum, we are motivating youth to consider careers in manufacturing and preparing them with the skillsets and knowledge to succeed in the workforce industry after high school, and college. The CTE department connects local and regional manufacturers with local high schools to establish or build manufacturing education programs that will grow the workforce in the local communities. Students who experience the Advanced Manufacturing Pathway enter college or move into post-secondary careers with essential advanced manufacturing knowledge and expertise. partner corporations provide grants, scholarships, and apprenticeships for students who continue their education in theAdvanced Manufacturing industry.

What Should I Do Next?

Take the Junior Achievement Career Quiz here.

Talk to the Pathway Development Coordinator or Counselor at your school!