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Health Professions

Area of Interest

The prognosis for careers in healthcare for qualified people is good and getting even better. Healthcare is the nation’s largest industry, and job growth in the industry is faster than in most other fields.

The overall demand for care is rising as baby boomers retire and medical advancements result in better treatments and procedures for more conditions. These jobs tend to be in high-demand and pay well.

Pima offers a variety of health-related programs, which means you can choose the best fit for your interests, whether it is caring for people, caring for animals or conducting research.

Depending on which career you choose, you may work in a doctor’s office, pharmacy, hospital, clinic, diagnostic or research lab, gym, spa, research center, school, recreation center, fire station, veterinary office, animal shelter or private home.


Health Sciences Disciplines
Clinical Research
Dental Studies
Fitness & Wellness
Medical Assistant
Medical Laboratory Technology
Pharmacy Technology
Radiologic Technology
Respiratory Care
Surgical Technology
Therapeutic Massage
Veterinary Technology   

Related programs & interest areas: Health Information Technology, Emergency Medical TechnologyNursing Assistant Exams

Degrees & Certificates

AAS - Associate of Applied Science

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