Medical, Nursing & Healthcare Programs in Oaxaca, Mexico
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Medical, Nursing & Healthcare Programs in Oaxaca, Mexico


  • Aids
  • Disability Issues
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Public Health

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months, Alternative Spring Break, Summer

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week


Program Includes:

* Pre-departure interview, extensive Orientation materials and counseling and program planning assistance as needed.
* Airport pickup on arrival. Orientation during first days in Oaxaca.
* Housing for duration of program - own private room in a shared apartment.
* 2 weeks of intensive Spanish language classes.
* Some excursions included during first 2 weeks.
* Contracted Volunteer placement in chosen sector.
* English speaking staff in-country and in the USA for support.

Accommodation Options

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays

Experience Required



Program candidates should be 18 or older and possess a desire to learn about and live in another culture.
A good level of Spanish is helpful. Candidates should be enrolled in a University or have already graduated.
Some prior medical knowledge or exposure to the healthcare profession is best.
For Ambulance services placements, EMT Certification is required.

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application