• Academy of Medical Professions @ Charles E. Gorton High School

    Welcome to the Academy of Medical Professions!  As a student at Gorton High School, students are required to enroll in 1-2 Medical Courses each year to complete their New York State High School Graduation Requirements. They are provided with a rigorous and relevant curricula focusing on the skills and knowledge they will need to thrive in a global healthcare industry.


    Below is a glimpse of what students at GHS take during their four years in the Academy.

    Required Medical/Healthcare Courses offerings


    9th Grade/ 1st Year Students

    • Current Issues in Healthcare; A Foundations of Healthcare course *

    10th Grade/2nd Year Students

    • Microbiology
    • Medical Assisting, I - CTE
    • Financial Literacy/Accounting Track - CTE
    • Health Information Management (HIM) I - CTE

    11th Grade/3rd Year Students

    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • Medical Assisting II - CTE
    • Accounting I- CTE
    • HIM II - CTE

    12th Grade/ 4th Year Students

    • Bioethics *
    • Accounting II
    • HIM III
    • CTE Externships

    Students can receive a CTE Certificate of Completion where noted after 3 years of successfully completion of specific courses. (Career Technology Education)

    *Duel College/High School Credit may be awarded for the Noted Courses via SUNY Farmingdale

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