Biotechnology, Mental/Behavioral Health, Patient Care

A Biotechnology pathway is offered at La Quinta High School.

A Patient Care pathway is offered at Garden Grove, Hare, Los Amigos, Pacifica. and Santiago High Schools.

A Mental and Behavioral Health pathway is launching at Garden Grove High School in Fall 2021.

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Occupation

California Median Salary

Postsecondary Education Needed

Phlebotomist

$37,520

6 month certificate

Clinical Medical Assistant

$40,120

1 year program + exam

Physical Therapy Assistant

$66,050

2 year Associate's Degree

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

$96,480

2 year Associate's Degree

Radiation Therapist

$108,720

2-4 Year Degree

Registered Nurse

$113,240

2-4 Year Degree

Physician Assistant

$109,370

Master's Degree

Physician—general practitioner

$182,200

Doctoral program (4 yrs of college + 4 yrs of Medical School)

Snapshot of the Biotechnology Field

Snapshot of Patient Care