What is the Kearney Health Opportunities Program (KHOP)?
The Kearney Health Opportunities Program (KHOP) is a cooperative program between the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) and the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). The purpose of the program is to recruit and educate students from rural Nebraska who are committed to returning to rural Nebraska to practice healthcare.

Which programs are available?
The programs available are Medical Laboratory Science, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, and Radiography.

Students residing in the following areas are considered to be from urban-designated areas and are not eligible for the RHOP/KHOP programs:

Students residing in the follow areas are considered to be from rural-designated areas and are eligible for the RHOP/KHOP programs:

How do I apply for the KHOP Program?
Applications and instructions are available through the University of Nebraska Kearney.

University of Nebraska Kearney
905 West 25th Street
Kearney, NE 68849
Phone: 308-865-8260

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions
Academic and Student Affairs
984035 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4035
402-559-6673 (phone)