Student Leadership & Development

Student Leadership & Development

Aims Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)





Mary Beshears


Ana Maria Angel-Anderson


Aims Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)
The purpose of HOSA is to promote career opportunities in health care and to prepare students to successfully pursue a health career.


HOSA assists members to:

  • DEVELOP effective leadership qualities and skills
  • BUILD self-confidence, motivation, and enthusiasm
  • STRENGTHEN their academic and technical skills
  • CREATE friendships and social networks
  • PARTICIPATE in community service activities
  • SET realistic career and educational goals
  • EXPAND communication and teamwork skills
  • UNDERSTAND current health care issues


HOSA members have opportunities to:

  • APPLY for HOSA scholarships and recognition
  • BUILD their resume
  • COLLABORATE with health professionals and future employers
  • DEVELOP workplace readiness skills