|Grades Currently Served||CPS Rating|
|9 - 12||Level 2|
The Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy (IHSCA) provides an education focused on preparing urban youth to succeed in competitive colleges and universities, obtaining job-readiness certifications for entry-level positions with higher wages in health care, and gaining new awareness of and seeking out a healthier lifestyle.
IHSCA students complete a 32-credit curriculum with additional math and science requirements along with English and Spanish instruction for four years. Students participate in a number of unique career exploration activities, including internship programs, experiential projects working with professionals in the field, guest speakers, and more.
Students with special needs
English language learners
Students who receive free/ reduced lunch