Career PREParation Track » Health Sciences

Health Sciences

 
DEVELOPING THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL
 
Students in the Health Sciences will learn important life skills through a specialized curriculum through a Health Science Career Program with Rutgers University, and hands-on learning and community-based partnerships. The coursework prepares them for further healthcare training and education, positioning them for both collegiate and professional success. Mater Dei Prep freshmen will complete their First Aid, CPR, and AED certification, learning critical life-saving skills that will have long-term benefits for themselves and their community. Students interested in further study can advance through the Health Science curriculum, delving deeper into healthcare education.
 
STUDENTS IN THE HEALTH SCIENCES WILL:
 
• Become certified in FA, CPR, and AED skills
• Have the opportunity for hands-on experience in the
classroom and in the community
• Develop critical thinking and reasoning skills in fast-
paced environments making them more effective leaders
• Network with experts in health-care fields
• Experience expert speakers on a variety of health-
related topics
• Obtain college credit through dual certification courses
with Rutgers School of Health Professionals.