Explore Health Science Careers

Need to reach out to a community health research expert to help with a school project? Check out our student request form here.

Interested in Health Career Programs? KU Medical Center has a variety of programs that may work for you through their Health Careers Pathway Program and other K-12 Programs. These programs are for students in Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools who are economically disadvantaged who have completed at least two science courses, one math course and one English course.

Want to learn more about health careers on your own? Investigate options available to students interested in pursuing a health science career with the links below.

Health Science Career Resources

Health Career Guide: Explore Health Careers with the following links to job descriptions, which include information such as daily activities, skill requirements, salary and training required.

Virtual Career Network – Healthcare: Explore careers and review available hot jobs, find education and training to qualify for a better job, and search for a more rewarding job to match your new skills.

HOTT: Health Occupations for Today & Tomorrow: Did you know that career opportunities in the health field do not stop at doctors and nurses? Check out the links below to explore a wide variety of health careers.

Career One Stop: These videos show the types of work people do in nearly 550 careers, organized by the 16 career clusters recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Careers in Public Health: Explore your career options in the field of public health. Also, 100 Things You Can Do With A Masters in Public Health

Funding Support

This project was supported by the National Institutes of Health Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) under Award Number R25OD020214.

The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

For more information, go to the SEPA T-SCORE Project Page