Health Occupation Students of America is an organization endorsed by the U.S. Department of Education and Health Occupation Education Division. HOSA’s mission is to promote career opportunity in Health care industries and to enhance delivery of quality health care to all people. HOSA provides a program of leadership development and recognition for secondary students enrolled in Health occupation or Health Science Education programs.
Membership is open to students in grades 9-12 who are taking or have taken a Health and Medical Sciences class. Also, anyone who is considering a career in health care may join. Membership dues are $16.00.