Career & Technical Education

Health Sciences Education (HSE) prepares secondary and adult students for employment in the health care industry and for postsecondary education. Supervised clinical experience and health science CORE curriculum are integral parts of all HSE programs.

A Health Science Education Core curriculum serves as the foundation to prepare students for individual health sciences careers

Health Sciences Core Curriculum must be inclusive of:

  • Legal & Ethical Responsibilities of the Healthcare Worker
  • Therapeutic Communication
  • Personal Health and Wellness
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Overview of the Human Body
  • The Life Cycle

For information and inquiries, please contact:healthscienceseducation@nysed.gov .

Last Updated: April 14, 2020