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Health Sciences & Human Services Pathway

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Are you passionate about helping others?

Helping people and personal fulfillment are hallmarks of the Health Sciences & Human Services pathway. Students will have opportunities to take a variety of courses including human anatomy, personal fitness, psychology, and law and justice.

One could work in the public sector, such as a police officer, social worker or educator, or the private sector as a medical doctor, technologist, nutritionist or hospital administrator.

Stillwater facilities and Health & Physical Education courses are cutting edge. Check them out!

Programs of Study


Possible careers may include:

  • Childcare
  • Paraprofessional
  • Principal
  • Superintendent
  • School social worker
  • Teacher

Exercise Science

Possible careers may include:

  • Dietician
  • Massage therapist
  • Personal trainer
  • Physical therapist
  • Yoga instructor


Possible careers may include:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant 
  • Health Information Technician 
  • Home Health Aide 
  • Medical Billing Coder 
  • Physician 
  • Registered Nurse 
  • Surgeon 

Social Sciences

Possible careers may include:

  • Attorney
  • City Manager
  • Engineer 
  • Firefighter
  • Family Counselor
  • Material handler 
  • Paralegal
  • Quality technician 
  • Sales representative 

Try It Out - Student Activities You Might Enjoy:
Amnesty International, BIZAA, Business Professionals of America, Debate, DECA, Mock Trial, Model UN, Pony Power, Prom Committee, Rock Climbing Club, Senior Council, Speech, Student Council, Young Democrats, Young Republicans 

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Accelerated Pathway Opportunity

We’ve partnered with Century College to design Accelerated Pathways - a unique Articulated College Credit (ACC) option. Don’t waste time taking the wrong classes. Accelerated Pathways clearly outline what classes you can take at SAHS that align with the required courses at Century College. Taking these courses will guarantee you college credit and accelerate your degree completion. You can use your credits to complete a two-year degree at Century or transfer them to any Minnesota state university.