• Champlin Park's new IB Career Program

    The International Baccalaureate (IB) Career Programme is a rigorous program for 11th and 12th grade students interested in pursuing a career in the medical or education fields. The IB Career Programme is a two-year commitment at Champlin Park High School.  For a more complete explanation on the IB Career Programme, listen to the IB Matters podcast focused on the nuts and bolts of the program.


    Five courses of study to choose from:

    • Medical Pathway:
      • Certified Nursing Assistant
      • Emergency Medical Responder
      • Pharmacy Technician
      • Sports Medicine
    • Education Pathway:
      • K-12 education, postsecondary education, corporate trainer, coaching

    Both pathways result in certification in the field and/or articulated college credit


    IB Career Programme is for you if:

    • You enjoy hands-on, real world education in a challenging environment
    • You want to be prepared for the workforce or continued education
    • You desire to be a critical thinker and leader in your future career field

    Other information:

    • All Career Programme students must take one trimester of Personal and Professional Skills in both the 11th and 12th grade years.
    • All Career Programme students will also take 2 trimesters of a world language or ASL in the junior year.
    • In the medical pathways, upper level career courses will be conducted at STEP