WHO WE ARE
Upstate AHEC (Area Health Education Center) is a non-profit, community-based organization committed to connecting students to health careers, healthcare professionals to communities, the healthcare workforce to continuing education, and communities to better health.
South Carolina Upstate AHEC is building a skilled, diverse, healthcare workforce that is ready for today and well beyond tomorrow. We provide an avenue for training by maximizing local healthcare resources with our core values of Excellence, Integrity, Effectiveness, Professionalism, Service and Efficiency.
Our programs offer high school students exploring a career in healthcare, healthcare professional students facilitating clinical rotations in the rural and underserved areas and healthcare professionals continuing development classes either on-site or on-line with AHEC U. SC counties services include: Abbeville, Anderson, Edgefield, Greenwood, Greenville, Laurens, McCormick, Oconee, Pickens, Saluda, and Spartanburg.