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.

AP Courses Aligned To This Pathway

AP Biology

Course Sequence

Biomedical Technology (optional)

Principles of Biomedical Science

Human Body Systems

Medical Interventions

Biomedical Innovations (optional)

Industry Certification

AHA Basic Life Support, Heart Saver, First Aid


List of schools

Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology Hopewell High School Butler High School East Mecklenburg High School Independence High School Providence High School Garinger High School Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Myers Park High School Ardrey Kell High School Olympic High School South Mecklenburg High School


College and Career Promise

Career & College Promise Dual Enrollment gives eligible North Carolina high school students the opportunity to get a “jump start” and earn college credit toward a two-year or four-year degree at Central Piedmont while still in high school. Tuition free. Click here to learn more.

What Should I Do Next?

Take the Junior Achievement Career Quiz here.

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