Why Not Us? Why Not Now?

2023 – 2024 Application for Enrollment

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2023 – 2024 Application for Enrollment





After School Program

The program meets after school on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm. Students receive support in Math and English with a focus on career readiness.

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Founded in August of 2012, the Orangeburg High School for Health Professions (HSHP) is a public, charter high school in Orangeburg, South Carolina for students interested in pursuing careers in the healthcare industry. The High School for Health Professions offers a range of courses and opportunities for students to earn college credits and excel both inside and outside of the classroom. In addition, students may enroll in completer programs and gain certifications in such programs as Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Patient Care Technician (PCT), Medical Assistant (MA), Pharmacy Technician and others.

While Orangeburg HSHP focuses on the healthcare professions and provides many opportunities in the field, the ultimate goal is to prepare students successfully enroll in a two-year or four-year college/university, enter the workforce, or enlist into the military upon graduation.

Why Not Us? Why Not Now?


Dedicated to Achievement, Excellence, and Innovation

The Orangeburg High School for Health Professions is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and developing leaders in the Orangeburg community and beyond.

  • AchievementAcademically oriented preparation, our students leave HSHP college and/or career-ready; understanding the importance of learning today to prepare for earning tomorrow.
  • ExcellenceHigh expectations, our students at HSHP are held to rigorous standards that promote growth for every student and accountability for learning.
  • InnovationThoroughly researched implementation of creative strategies and methodologies, our students receive cutting edge instruction in the health sciences
    We provide extended, innovative learning opportunities to our scholars through a variety of unique programs and collaborative efforts.


The mission of Orangeburg High School for Health Professions is to improve student achievement by using rigorous academic instruction supplemented by innovative teaching, interactive learning, and professional mentoring to give students a competitive edge throughout their high school, college, and professional careers.

Achievement – Excellence – Innovation 

  • HOSA Future Health Professionals 
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) 
  • National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) 
  • Student Government Association 
  • Royal Court 
  • Robotics Club 
  • Knights of the Soundtable 
  • Royal S.H.E.I.L.D. 
  • Warrior Gaming Club 
  • Garden Club 
  • Anime Club 
  • Yearbook Club 
  • Healthcare Career Academy (HCCA)