Welcome to Healthcare Sciences

Healthcare Sciences Program Overview

  • The Healthcare Sciences program offers students the opportunity to learn about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, illness, injury and other physical and mental impairments in people. Students will learn how care is delivered by health professionals in allied health fields. They will become eligible to sit for the Kansas State Board exam for C.N.A. They will earn certifications inCertified Nurse Assistant, Home Health Aide, Phlebotomy Tech, and Pharmacy Tech.

    Students practice taking bloodpressure

    What We Do

    • Partner with educational and industrial institutions for advanced learning and employment opportunities
    • Integrate skills needed in the workplace into classroom and laboratory instruction

    This program is available to students in their junior and/or senior year for three hours a day

    Program Sponsors


    Professional Organizations


    Student Oranizations

    • HOSA
    • Skillls USA


Congratulations to HOSA winners

  • We want to congratulate all of the Healthcare students who participated in the HOSA state competition.  The OATC students were outstanding. 

    Isabelle Cristofani - 2nd place
    (Healthcare Issues exam)

    Varun Udayar - 1st place
    (Medical Law and Ethics)

    Drew Steinmeyer - 3rd place
    (Home Health Aide)

    Caden Caire - 1st place
    (Medical Assisting)

    Isabel Frazier - 2nd place
    (Nurse Assisting)

    Alex Gomez and Saibhang Kaur - 1st place
    (Emergency Medical Technician)

    Elora Espinosa - 1st place
    (Prepared Speaking)

    Alayna VanLong and Paige White - 3rd place
    (Community Awareness

    Apolonia Barahona-Negrete and Lexi Diskin - 3rd place
    (Health Career Display)