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For Educators & High School Students

Career Opportunities in the Health Field

Expose your students to the variety of job possibilities and career paths that the health field has to offer. Students interested in art, engineering, music, and many other different areas, all have a place waiting for them in the field of health!

The DFW Area Health Education Center is available as a resource to all Dallas County and Tarrant County school districts. Schools may contact us at any time to request a box of our H.O.T. Jobs Guides, or classroom presentations over health, health professions, and the college application process.
Upon availability, we are also able to schedule hands-on activities and Q&As with medical students.

Applying to College

Do you want to join the health field, but don’t know where to start?
DFW AHEC is starting a Spring program in January for students interested in the health professions that need help with the college application process.
Fill out this questionnaire to tell us what you need and want so that we can provide you with the most relevant information and resources.
This program will be scheduled to run from January – May, the 3rd Saturday of each month. We will help you understand the college application process, introduce you to different career pathways, and engage in hands on activities. Attending all 5 Saturdays will guarantee your spot in our annual Camp Med Academy!
Sign up to to get more information and a schedule of events.