Colorado Health Careers Academy
Englewood Schools is partnering with Arapahoe Community College and the Community College of Denver as well as three of the largest health care providers in Colorado - Centura Health, HealthONE, and DaVita - to connect our students with high-quality careers in health care.
The Colorado Health Careers Academy will be offered to 30 Englewood students during the summer of 2023. Students will explore six of the fastest growing health occupations in Colorado: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Registered Nurse (RN), Medical Assistant (MA), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Radiology Technologist, and Phlebotomy. They will learn about postsecondary certification pathways and career navigation and get hands-on and virtual job shadow experience. Students will also earn entry-level credentials in Basic Life Support and HIPPA.
WHO: High school students ages 16 and up.
WHEN: June 12 - July 28, 2023 (No classes week of July 4)
WHERE: Online, self-paced Monday thru Thursday. Fridays are in-person at Arapahoe Community College or Community College of Denver.
Students will receive a $500 scholarship
upon completion of the program.
The application will close in May 19, 2023. Please note that applying does not guarantee you a place in the program. Students will be notified via email if they are accepted.
For more information:
- View this program flyer
- Visit the program website
- Contact Diana Zakhem at firstname.lastname@example.org or Bri Barnes-Elbert at Brianna.Barnes-Eldert@arapahoe.edu.