The New Visions program is done in conjunction with Lourdes and Broome-Tioga BOCES. There are a wealth of career opportunities in the Broome-Tioga area related to the health care field. These positions include pharmacists, radiological technologists, respiratory therapists, laboratory technicians, speech and hearing specialists, psychologists, anesthesiology technicians, and many more.
Students in the Health Careers Academy develop the skills and knowledge needed for the rapidly growing health care industry. The program places students in a hospital setting with access to all hospital operations. They are rotated into various departments where they observe and assist working professionals. The purpose of the Health Careers Academy is to enrich, enhance and provide a smoother transition in to their next level of professional development.
If you are interested in the Health Careers Academy, the first step is to ask your guidance counselor for more information and an application.
The New Visions Student must:
- be a senior from a Broome-Tioga BOCES district.
- have demonstrated an interest and desire to learn about the career area.
- be conscientious and highly motivated to succeed.
- exhibit a high level of responsibility and maturity.
- be academically sound and meet graduation requirements.
For more information about the New Visions program, visit the Broome-Tioga BOCES New Visions website or call Broome-Tioga BOCES at 607-763-3300.