Additional Resources

Additional Resources

Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a family physician, a dentist, or a pharmacist? Or what resources are available to help you become one?

If you are interested in a career in healthcare, be sure to check out our fact sheets below to explore a variety of health careers and learn what you will need to do to pursue each one. We also share a variety of financial aid, scholarship, and program opportunities that can help make your education and professional training affordable.

Health Career Fact Sheets


Physician Specialties

Family Medicine

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Internal Medicine


Emergency Medicine

General Surgeon



Dental Medicine

Physician Assistant

Registered Dietitian

Physical Therapy


Public Health

Financial Aid, Scholarship, and Support Programs

Gates Millennium Scholars Program

Golden Door Scholars

Hispanic Scholarship Fund  

Medical Education Development

NC Health Career Manual

The Student Guide

College Foundation of NC

NC Health Careers Access Program

Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation