Allied Health Student Loan-For-Service - Audiology
|College Level:||Freshman - Graduate|
The purpose of the Allied Health Student Loan-for-Service Program is to increase the number of allied health professionals in areas of New Mexico which have experienced shortages, by making educational loans to students seeking certification or licensure in an eligible allied health field. As a condition of the loan, a student must declare their intent to practice as an allied health professional in a designated health professional shortage area in New Mexico. Penalties apply for failure to provide service.
For New Mexico residents who are accepted by or enrolled in the following allied health programs at an accredited New Mexico public postsecondary institution: physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, audiology, pharmacy, nutrition, respiratory care, laboratory technology, radiologic technology, mental health services, emergency medical services, or a licensed or certified health profession as defined by the Commission.
Go to http://www.hed.state.nm.us to get started.