Health Careers Program

The SC AHEC Health Careers Academy is a health career exploration experience for high school students. Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. cooperates with eleven counties through grade specific programming filled with sessions and activities to promote academic success, career development and personal growth. Activities demonstrate the use of communications, math and science amongst practicing health professionals make up the curriculum specifically designed for future health professions students of South Carolina.

Opportunities for Health Careers Program Students

  • Exploration into Health Careers
  • Student Advising
  • Pre-Health Skills Building
  • Health Professions Mentoring
  • Hands on Clinical Skills Training
  • College and University Visits
  • The Opportunity to Receive High School CATE Credit

Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. Health Careers Program Coordinators

Whitney Amaker

Taylor Rice 


Counties Represented

Aiken, Cherokee, Chester, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lexington, Newberry, Richland, Union, York

south carolina counties represented