Utah Center for Rural Health

Health Careers Resources for Students & Counselors


2013 Health Career Exploration Camp

The Directory of Utah Health Professions Training Programs 2012-2013© lists the college, university and technical programs in Utah that offer training in health professions. The Directory also lists pre-requisites classes and contacts at the various schools.

Information about Health Careers

These are great links to information about many different health professions. To learn what a nurses, doctors, technicians and other health professions are, how much they make, what training they require and more, check out these career guides. Includes interest tests and videos.

  • Step Up Utah Utah information on Financial Aid, Admissions and Higher Education for students and parents.
  • Explore Health Careers is a free, multi-disciplinary, interactive health careers website designed to explain the array of health professions and provide easy access to students seeking information about health careers.
  • LIFEWORKS™ Explore over 100 Health and Science careers at the National Institutes of Health's resource center.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistic's Occupational Outlook Handbook A comprehensive guide to health care careers, schooling and work settings.
  • Career Info Net Videos of many health careers, information on schools and financial aid.
  • Medical Mysteries An interactive online game about infectious disease & health careers.
  • Careers.Utah.gov Utah's Career Connection Deciding what you want to do with your life can be overwhelming. Going to college, enrolling in career and technical training, taking a great job, or starting your own business are all possibilities. Whether you're investigating careers, exploring education and training, or looking for a job, this website has tools and information to help you make informed.
  • UtahFutures.org Utah's Career Information System.
  • H.O.T. Jobs! "A Cool Guide to Health Careers" Information from Texas AHEC


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