​​The Health Sciences Collegiate Academy (HSCA) is an accelerated academic program offering Lake County students the opportunity to explore careers in the STEM and health sciences through hands-on activities and early exposure to college courses. 


HSCA is a unique partnership among Lake-Sumter State College, South Lake Hospital, Lake County Schools, Montverde Academy, and the University of Central Florida. Students can apply to the four-year program (9-12th grades) or the two-year program (11-12th grades).

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The HSCA Staff is a three member team here to help you be achieve academic and personal success towards a future career in the STEM and health sciences. We also have student Ambassadors to help guide you on your journey. 

Our Team

Interested in joining the Health Sciences Collegiate Academy in 9th or 11th grade. Read about how to apply by clicking more.