Health Career Activities

Programs for Students interested in Health Careers

Are you interested in going into a health career?

The Southeast Nebraska AHEC supports high school students who are interested in going into health careers.
Find more information below!

Careers in Healthcare

If you are thinking about a career in healthcare, learn more about it using our “Career in Health Care” guidebook. This is a comprehensive look at all careers in health sciences. It includes a description, what education it requires, programs available in Nebraska, average income, and more!


Established over 25 years ago, the Rural Health Opportunities Program (RHOP) is a special program designed to help meet the need for health practitioners in rural communities. Students in the program are guaranteed admission to UNMC after the successful completion of all pre-professional requirements. Participating colleges include Chadron State College, Wayne State College, and Peru State College.