Central Louisiana Students

These programs apply to students from the following parishes: Avoyelles, Catahoula, Concordia, Grant, LaSalle, Rapides, Vernon, and Winn.


The A-HEC of a Summer program is an exciting opportunity for ninth, tenth, and eleventh grade students with at least a 2.0 GPA who are interested in pursuing a healthcare career. Application deadline is March 1, 2018. To download an application, please click AHEC of a Summer 2017-2018 Application.

The Day with the Doctors program is open to eleventh and twelfth grade students with at least a 3.0 GPA. The program gives students the opportunity to spend a day at the LSU Health Shreveport campus. Application deadline is November 14, 2017. To download an application, please click Day with the Doctors 2017-2018 Application .

The CI: Healthcare program is open to eleventh and twelfth grade students with at least a 2.5 GPA. The program is an activity-filled day that offers students who have an interest in health careers the opportunity to explore nursing and a variety of allied health careers at  LSU-Alexandria campus. Application deadline is November 14, 2017. To download an application, please click CI Healthcare 2017-2018 Application.

The Medical Application of Science for Health (M.A.S.H.) program is open to eleventh and  twelfth grade students with at least a 2.5 GPA. The program is an activity-filled 2 week college course that offers students who have an interest in health careers the opportunity to explore a variety of health careers and provides an introduction to the health care system. This three credit hour course is offered through a partnership with  LSU-Alexandria. The entire course is conducted on the LSU-Alexandria campus. Application deadline is March 1, 2018. To download an application, please click Medical Application of Science for Health 2017-2018 Application.

To apply, return the following:

  • Completed application by deadline above
  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor or principal
  • Personal essay on what health career you are interested in (250 words or less TYPED)
  • Current transcript

Mail completed application packets to Central LA AHEC at:

1410 Neel Kearby Blvd. Suite 125
Alexandria, LA 71303

For questions and additional program information, please contact Gabrielle Juneau.