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Taking Care of Your Future

Have you wanted to be at a hospital’s emergency entrance meeting an ambulance rushing to save someone’s life? Could you see yourself helping a new mother bring a baby into this world? Or would you like to help athletes or just regular people recover from sports injuries? Whether you want to work directly with people, conduct research, collect data or assist with technologies, the Career Pathways of Biotechnology R&D, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) or Sports Medicine at Marietta High School offer you first-hand experience in the healthcare industry. 

These Career Pathways fall under the Health Science Career Cluster representing the largest and fastest-growing industry in the US employing over 10 million workers in more than 200 careers.


Biotechnology Research & Development

Biotechnology R&D Career Pathway

Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries in the US, and the need for professionals in healthcare has never been greater. The Biotechnology Research & Development Career Pathway is an excellent opportunity to take advantage of careers in this vital field. Allied Health careers make up the largest healthcare occupations and students interested in Allied Health and related healthcare career fields, including medical doctors, will have excellent job opportunities. Read more ...


certified nursing assistant

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Career Pathway

Can you picture yourself in a busy work environment where you’re assisting patients who need acute medical care, who are facing health-related dilemmas, or who are dealing with the management of ongoing diseases, infirmities, or medical conditions? Can you remain positive and supportive in situations that, at times, may become demanding or stressful? Would you enjoy contributing to the comfort and well-being of a variety of people each day? If so, the Certified Nursing Assistant Career Pathway might be the right pick for you. Read more ...


Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Career Pathway

Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Career Pathway

Have you ever seen a friend or a relative receiving initial medical care and had a desire to help? Emergency Medical Responders save lives every day across the world as they care for the sick or injured in emergency medical settings. People’s lives often depend upon their sound decisions and quick and competent medical care. If you like helping people and thrive on the adrenaline created in emergency situations, the Emergency Medical Responder Career Pathway at Marietta High School teaches students skills to help them get started in the amazing and growing career area of providing initial medical care in emergency situations in this exciting career area. Read more ...


Sports Medicine Career Pathway

Workers in sports medicine focus on improving the body’s performance, recovering from injury, and preventing future injuries. The Sports Medicine Career Pathway will introduce you to one of the fastest growing areas of healthcare, providing specialized help to many “regular” people, as well as athletes. Sports medicine professionals treat patients who participate in sports just for fun or want to get better results from their exercise program, patients who suffered injuries and want to regain full function, and people who have disabilities and want to increase their mobility and capabilities. Read more ...