Comprehensive Health Careers Opportunity Program-HCOP

University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM.
Type Test Preparation


Health Careers Academy (HCA) is an intense and rewarding six-week, non-residential program held at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque, NM for high school students who will be sophomores, juniors, and seniors. The program is also designed to enhance math, science, language, and critical thinking skills while exposing students to health and science related professions. This program will challenge students by balancing a rigorous academic curriculum, ACT preparation, service learning, and health science career exploration.


  • NM Resident
  • Minimum GPA of 2.25 on a 4.0 scale
  • Must be a current freshman, sophomore or junior in high school; current seniors are encouraged to apply to Undergraduate Health Science Enrichment Program (UHSEP)

More Information

Robert Gomez, M.D.
, OCEP, BMSB, Room 106
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-272-2728
Fax: 505-272-6857