12) Number of students in the career pathway program who received a nationally recognized industry-valued certificate and/or state license.
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Question: What are some examples of nationally recognized industry-valued certificates and/or state licenses available to high school students.
For example, in the Health Science and Medical Technology industry sector, ROCPs might offer courses and prepare students for examinations leading to Nurse Assistant certification, Vocational Nurse licensure, Dental Assistant registration, Phlebotomy certification, and Pharmacy Technician certification.
And in the Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation sector, ROCP courses prepare students for the National Restaurant Association’s ServSafe certification examination, which is required of all food service managers and recommended for all food service staff.