Recommended high school classes for anesthesiology
To prepare for a medical career, you can start by taking the right classes in high school:
Anesthesiologists need to know everything doctors do and more. Brush up on anatomy and physiology with eAchieve’s online science classes. We offer Chemistry, Biology, and Physics. Challenge yourself to AP-level versions of these classes to earn potential college credit.
All Science Course
Anesthesiology is all about calculating how much medication a patient needs at any given time before, during, and after a medical procedure. Knowing mathematics makes it easier to track patient vitals. eAchieve Academy math classes teach you the formulas you need for success later.
All High School Math Courses
Health & Physical Education courses
Becoming an anesthesiologist means first going to college and medical school. Learn about the body with Health & PE classes. eAchieve courses are each one semester long and available to high school students at any grade level.
All High School Health & PE Courses
Communication skills are vital when dealing working in surgical and trauma centers. A misunderstanding on a patient chart can lead to injury or death. Make sure your writing and reading comprehension skills are sharp. Enroll in eAchieve English classes online.
All High School English Courses
World Language courses
Hospitals are always looking for bilingual staff as more and more patients speak multiple languages. Emergency rooms and critical care centers in particular need fast access to translators when a non-English speaking patient’s life is on the line. Expand your work opportunities by learning the languages of the world! eAchieve Academy teaches in Spanish, French, German, and Chinese. Knowing another language can open the door to international job opportunities.
All High School World Language Courses
How to prepare for a career as an anesthesiologist
Anesthesiology programs take up to 7 or 8 years to complete. One way you can speed up the process is to take Advanced Placement (AP) classes with eAchieve. Passing AP exams in high school counts as college credit towards your undergraduate degree. Earn enough credits and you can enter college as a second-semester freshman or sophomore!
We have career-planning to prepare high school students for Wisconsin’s graduation requirements for all students. All the classes required by the state are available online. And our counselors help you meet the admission requirements for colleges all over the United States.
ACGME approved programs at top medical schools
A future anesthesiologist’s high school GPA determines what sort of college or university they get into. eAchieve Academy graduates have been accepted into colleges and universities all over the globe. Ask our counselors for help finding an anesthesiology program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
Anesthesiology residency programs follow medical school and involves lots of practical exams. Establish good study skills with eAchieve so you’re ready for college and med school. Once your residency is finished, new anesthesiologists must be board-certified by either the:
- American Board of Anesthesiology
- The American Osteopathic Board of Anesthesiology
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) are advanced practice nurses who work with anesthesiologists during medical procures. They need a doctorate or master’s degree in addition to the above requirements.
eAchieve Academy has the resources to help you prepare for many careers:
- Anesthesiologist Assistant (AA)
- Anesthesiologist Technician (AT)
- Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs)
- Military doctor or nurse
- Emergency room or critical care medicine
- Emergency responder
- Dentistry or dental assistant
Discover More about our Online Charter School
The state of Wisconsin doesn’t require students to only attend classes from the local school district. eAchieve Academy, an online charter school, is open to students all over the state.
Online eAchieve Academy graduates receive a diploma exactly the same as any from other Wisconsin public schools. Our fully accredited, K-12 public charter school has completely FREE enrollment and tuition for Wisconsin students under 21. Learn more about how eAchieve Academy works.
As a charter school, we have more than just classes available to our students. We host prom every year and a wide variety of clubs for high schoolers. Enroll in online classes to start working towards your high school diploma and college admission transcript.