How Can I Prepare While Still in High School?
Considering a career in healthcare? Preparation for your career starts now. Good preparation begins with a solid foundation in high school.
Begin by printing the worksheet below that recommends courses to help you stay on track in high school. Schedule your courses, check into possible careers, and explore on-the-job training you might pursue during the summer. Discuss this plan with your parents and high school guidance counselor and get on a successful path to a career in healthcare.
Watch for recommended courses tailored to individual high schools as they become available.
Did you know that you can take college classes while you are still in high school? Learn about University Connections and how you can get a head start on your college courses.
You can also improve your knowledge and skills in the healthcare field through experiences outside the classroom such as volunteer work or health camps. Entry to some college health majors is competitive. Enhance your application and give back to the community at the same time. The programs below are just a few examples of the many volunteer opportunities in Billings and the surrounding area.