Medical & Allied Health Science Magnet

Magnet application

This dual-credit program prepares students for post secondary education and professional licensure and/or certification for careers in specific medical and health related fields.

Students in grades 8 through 9 from all districts may apply.

The Medical and Allied Health Science Magnet offers students the opportunity to participate in one of the most dynamic growth industries in the United States. Students receive broad-based preparation for careers in healthcare and scientific research through one of two program pathways as they pursue either a Core 40, Academic, or Technical Honors Diploma:

Early College Program

  • Partnered with Ivy Tech Community College, this is hands-on training and a rigorous course of study. This dual credit-rich program leads to a health care specialist technical certificate. Students completing the program will sit for the NCHSE (National Health Science Assessment) exam and industry certification exams in EKG, patient care, or pharmacy technician.

Project Lead The Way

Project Lead the Way Biomedical Science Program

  • Students investigate the roles of biomedical professionals as they study the concepts of human medicine, physiology, genetics, microbiology, and public health. While completing this nationally recognized program, students can earn dual credit through the Project Lead The Way sequence and through course study in anatomy and physiology. Call (574) 393-5500 for more information.