The Sci-Hi Academy is focused primarily on opportunities in the Sciences, healthcare and related fields.
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- Scientific Research
- Physical/Occupational Therapy
- Exercise Science
- Chemical Engineering
Learn More About Nursing:
Potential Career Opportunities
Annual Salary: $50,163 - $99,712
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 20,110
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement care plans, and maintain medical records. Care for ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse
Annual Salary: $33,825 - $54,591
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 7,200
Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, or group homes.
Annual Salary: $36,018 - $62,012
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 2,000
Assist dentist, set up equipment, prepare patient for treatment, and keep records.
Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedics
Annual Salary: $19,946 - $60,598
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,500
Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to a medical facility.
Annual Salary: $26,465 - $48,113
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 570
Perform medical tests in a laboratory environment for the use in diagnosing and treating diseases in animals. Prepare vaccines to prevent diseases. Prepare tissue samples, take blood, and execute other laboratory tests. May assist in animal surgeries.
Home Health Aide
Annual Salary: $21,033 - $32,410
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 16,190
Provide routine individualized healthcare such as changing bandages and dressing wounds, and applying topical medications to the elderly, convalescents, or people with disabilities at a patient’s home or in a care facility. Monitor or report changes in health status.
Annual Salary: $28,560 - $34,850
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 9,180
Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, and move patients.
Annual Salary: $46,104 - $80,811
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,150
Take x rays and CAT scans or administer nonradioactive materials into patient’s blood stream for diagnostic purposes. Includes technologists who specialize in other scanning modalities.
Medical Records and Health Technician
Annual Salary: $33,128 - $61,274
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,200
Compile, process, and maintain medical records of patients in a manner that is consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal and regulatory requirements of the healthcare system.
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician
Annual Salary: $33,538 - $59,921
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,200
Perform routine medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, May work under the supervision of a medical technologist.
Annual Salary: $28,290 - $49,323
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 3,330
Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, and billing. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs, preparing patients for an examination, and drawing blood.
Annual Salary: $55,227 - $86,735
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,310
Clean teeth and examine oral areas, head, and neck for signs of oral disease. May educate patients on oral hygiene, take and develop x-rays, or apply fluoride or sealants.
Fitness Trainer/Aerobics Instructor
Annual Salary: $21,176 - $61,992
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,120
Instruct or coach groups or individuals in exercise activities. Demonstrate techniques and form, observe participants, and explain to them corrective measures necessary to improve their skills.