Health Sciences Academy Curriculum 

    Required Courses for Health Sciences Academy Students: 

    The students in the Health Sciences Academy are allowed the freedom to select courses that will benefit them most as an individual and allow for individualized planning based on future career goals.  

    We highly recommend that students take Honors or AP level or participate in dual enrollment courses if possible to prepare them for postsecondary education.  Our students are required to complete and pass 6 of the following courses before high school graduation to graduate with Academy Honors:

    Foundations of Health Science


               Biomedical             Technology

    Science I
    Science II
    Health Sciences Internship

     Brody School of Medicine Honors Medical Research

      Nursing Fundamentals


     Pharmacy Tech


    Sports Medicine I

    Sports Medicine II

    Sports Medicine III

    Forensic Science

      Health Sciences Biology

    Human Anatomy and Physiology

    Advanced Biology

    AP Biology


    Advanced Chemistry

    AP Chemistry

    AP Environmental Science



    AP Physics I


    AP Physics II


    AP Statistics


    Math III 

    Math IV 

    Discrete Math 



    Introduction to Calculus

    AP Calculus AB

    AP Calculus BC

    Animal Science


    Health Careers A

    Health Careers B














     Revised 2/18/20 






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    Registration Information

    Any college level Math, Science, Psychology, or Health Sciences courses can also satisfy this requirement.  Other variations from this recommended list must be approved by the Health Sciences Academy Coordinator prior to registration for the alternate course(s).

    Note: Course offerings are subject to availability at the respective high school. Course titles reflect the 2020-2021 Registration Guide for Pitt County Schools.

Last Modified on July 29, 2021