• Ochsner Health is partnering with St. Charles Parish Public Schools to offer a combination of hands-on training and classroom learning with industry professionals.

    23-24 Parent Night Slide Show

    Notes and FAQ's from 9/13/23 Parent Meeting


    Interest Year: 9th Grade

    • Submit Permission Form and set up health care related courses

    Year 1: 10th grade

    • Must have a 2.5 GPA
    • Students MUST be responsible for checking email communications!
    • Engage with Ochsner Staff at multiple Touchpoints during school hours throughout the year. 
    • Select either an LPN or RN Pathway
    • Request appropriate DE Courses

    Summer after 10th Grade

    • 2 week Volunteer Internship (details provided by Ochsner)

    Year 2: 11th Grade

    • Take Dual Enrollment Courses via Delgado Community College and/or Southeastern Lousisiana University
    • Attend multiple IMPACT Training Sessions for Soft Skills (after school hours)

    Year 3: 12th Grade

    • Continue to take Dual Enrollment Courses to fulfill Nursing Degree requirements
    • Attend multiple Financial Literacy Training Sessions (during and/or after school hours)
    • Apply and Interview for Ochsner Apprenticeship Program

    After Graduation: 

    • Ochsner Apprenticeship Program - Upon Acceptance
      • Ochsner will
        • Cover the cost of tuition to complete your Nursing Degree at any accredited College/University
        • Offer you Certification Trainings
        • Employ you part-time, with full-time pay while in Nursing School
        • Upon college graduation, students interview for a full time position at Ochsner