Health professions continue year after year to be a popular area of study for students. Here is some information on a loan program specifically for students interested in this area. The following was taken from the MN Office of Higher Ed's publication "Paying for College".
Various federal scholarship and loan programs are available for students interested in health professions, such as nursing, dentistry, pharmacy, optometry or medicine. Campus-based programs include the Health Professions Student Loan Program, the Primary Care Loan Program, Loans for Disadvantaged Students Program and Nursing Student Loan Program.
Additional health loan repayment programs may be available from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Application Process: Students should contact the financial aid office at the school where they are enrolled or intend to apply for admission. Visit www.bhpr.hrsa.gov to learn more. Contact email@example.com with questions.