Health Care Summer Institute

The Office for Diversity and Health Equity sponsors a 4-week summer camp for minority high school students, rising juniors and seniors only, with career interests in health professions who live within the University of Florida AHEC service areas (listed below).

Participants shadow several health care professions and attend workshops on study skills and test taking, including a preparatory course for the SAT.

Students reside in campus housing and are supervised by the camp coordinator and health profession students who serve as the camp counselors.

Students from the below counties are eligible to apply for the University of Florida Health Care Summer Institute:


If you are located outside of our service area check with your local AHEC for similar programs.

Health Care Summer Institute Resources