Career Awareness

Exploring-Learning for Life

for High School Students

Mayo Clinic, in partnership with the Learning for Life Program, BSA, provides a program for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors who are interested in health-related careers. Several groups cover various health careers, such as physician, allied health careers (therapists, radiography, respiratory and more), nursing and research. 

Each program provides a learning experience revolving around the following goals: career exploration, life skill development, service learning experiences, character education and leadership opportunities.

For more information about Learning for Life please visit: Learning for Life national website, or Learning for Life, Gamehaven Council

2017-2018 Exploring Program & Registration

  • Registration is available only online between Sept. 5th - Oct. 13th, 2017. (Deadline extended to Oct. 13th 11:59PM, or sooner if spaces are filled.)
  • Online registration issues? Contact BSA Gamehaven Council Service Center at 507-287-1410 Mon. - Fri., 8am - 5pm and Sat. 9am - 2pm
  • $30.00 Annual Fee. Scholarships available, contact ninas.jonathon@mayo.edu
  • Allied Health Post #321 has 50 total spaces, Medical Post #322 has 60 total spaces
  • 2017-2018 Exploring Program Schedule and Details (PDF)

Program Facts

What: Exploring is a work-site-based program that gives youth an opportunity to visit community organizations and explore dynamics of various careers.

Who: 10th-12th graders

Why: Career promotion, skill development, leadership enhancement and linkages with classroom learning

When: Available through local Explorer Posts. Call local Explorer Office at 287-1410 for assistance.