UMA is a nonprofit healthcare educational institution with a national presence. Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Tampa, Florida, UMA offers content-rich, interactive online courses as well as hands-on train...
UMA is a nonprofit healthcare educational institution with a national presence. Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Tampa, Florida, UMA offers content-rich, interactive online courses as well as hands-on training at our Clearwater campus. Our students also have access to academic advising, one-on-one or group tutoring, résumé and interview coaching, job search assistance, technical support and more. \\We understand what employers look for in new hires, and we tailor our curriculum to meet those needs. We also guide our alumni in finding new jobs, progressing in their current positions and developing new skills to remain competitive in the job market. Today, we are proud to have supported more than 40,000 students through graduation and beyond. \\UMA offers the following healthcare career training programs: \• Dental Assistant with Expanded Functions\• Health and Human Services\• Health Information Technology\• Healthcare Management\• Healthcare Technology & Systems\• Medical Administrative Assistant\• Medical Assistant\• Medical Billing and Coding\• Medical Office and Billing Specialist\• Nursing Assistant\• Patient Care Technician\• Pharmacy Technician\• Phlebotomy Technician\\UMA is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), and holds programmatic accreditation for the Health Information Technology program with the Commission on Accreditation for Health Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
Ultimate Medical Academy: Healthcare Career Training
At Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) we train future allied health
professionals at our campuses in Clearwater and Tampa, Florida. Since
1994, UMA has educated thousands of students for careers in healthcare.
If you have your high school diploma and want to work in a doctor's
office, hospital, nursing home, dentist's office or pharmacy consider our
accredited Florida school! Our programs train you to assist with patient
care, or if the business side of healthcare is your career goal, we offer
programs for that, too.
Take what you learn in lectures, in our hands-on labs and during your
externship and you could become a confident healthcare professional with
a bright future!
You will find us to be a student-focused school. We surround you with
support from Admissions, Financial Aid, Learner Services and Career
Services. We also provide job skills training, practice interviewing,
resume writing and job search assistance. UMA supports you in seeking
your first job and beyond with alumni services.
Even if you haven't been serious about your career before, we can boost
your confidence and prepare you for a career in healthcare in as few as 8
or 12 weeks.
UMA knows what it takes to make you a healthcare professional. Contact us
today to learn how you can get started.
* Flexible: Morning, afternoon, evening and weekend courses
* Short-term education: Graduate in 8 weeks to 2 years
* Affordable: Financial aid available for those who qualify
* Job preparation: Resume writing, job interviewing and job search
* ABHES-accredited: An advantage upon graduation
* Healthcare school: Curricula with an allied health focus
* Tampa, Florida (I-275 at Busch)
* Clearwater, Florida (Cleveland and S. Lincoln)
Ultimate Medical Academy is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of
Health Education Schools (ABHES). ABHES' mission is to enhance the
quality of education and training and promote institutional and
programmatic accountability. ABHES is the only agency recognized by the
U.S. Department of Education as both an institutional and specialized
accreditor focusing on healthcare education and training.
For information on student graduation rates, retention and place rates
and student financial obligations, visit