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We offer programs for students through the academic school year as well as through the summer months.  Below you will find applications to complete and submit.  Please note, that these are online applications, and must be completed in one browser session.  Progress cannot be saved and if the browser closes, you will have to start over. 

Please click on the highlighted text to begin an application process.  

2019 Pee Dee AHEC High School Summer Health Careers Exploration Experience Application
June 16th - June 21st OR June 23rd - June 28th
This program is a one-week experience, where high school students and recent graduates will have the opportunity to explore the different career options in the medical field.  Participants will spend a portion of the day in up to 10 different clinical and non-clinical units where they will learn about the procedures, illnesses, and preventative measures taken.  Observer participants will also gain insight into career and college advice from real medical professionals.
The total number of hours earned for this program will be 45.

Application deadline is April 15th, 2019.
For more information or questions, please contact Matthew Peake, Health Careers Program Coordinator at or (843) 615-7585 (Cell)

2019 Pee Dee AHEC Undergraduate Summer Internship Experience Application
July 8th - August 2nd
This program is designed for undergraduate students who wish to deepen their understanding and insight into a possible medical career.  The participants are selected and then chosen by departments in the healthcare field to complete a project at the discretion of that unit.  During this time, project work will be overseen by both the office manager / unit director, as well as by the program coordinator.
Interns will gain insight into the medial terminology used, observe the procedures done in select healthcare settings, independently produce a meaningful project for the department, and establish lasting relationships within the industry. 

Intern Requirements:
  •Complete a minimum of 90 hours over a four-week period.
  •Attend set cohort meetings with program coordinator.
  •Complete and present a professional culminating presentation.
  •Journal weekly experiences.  

Application deadline is April 15th, 2019.
For more information or questions, please contact Katrina Johnson, Health Careers Program Coordinator at  or (843) 777-5598 (Office). 

Our Mailing Address: 
Pee Dee AHEC
PO Box 100551
Florence, SC 29506