About Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA)
On Campus Housing
Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) is in Tampa, Florida. It is founded in 1994 as a non-profit healthcare school with a branch in Clearwater. To meet the growing need for trained nursing assistants and other health care professionals, the school started offering a range of online courses for students throughout the U.S.
The institution provides education to students who were or are active duty members of Military, National Guard and Reserves at a lesser amount of tuition and fees.
The student-faculty ratio of the university is 28:1 with the total graduation rate at 64%. The total population of the university is 16,411 with 13,017 full-timers and 3,394 part-timers.
Online Education at UMA
The online program offers quality education and careers in Administration, Computers, Organizations/Teams, Patient Advocacy, and Pharmacy.
The students are provided with all the resources required for the academics along with weekly online live interactive lab sessions to help the students to understand general education classes as well as the course of study of the program.
Students also have the opportunity to interact with their faculty and a 24/7 technical support team. The students are given classes similar to traditional classrooms.
Some of the student reviews about the university are given below
The staff and teachers are professional and very supportive. The online programs are really helpful and have easy access to knowledge. It can help people of any age to start with their career.
The online classes are available at convenient times for the students. There are so many resources provided by the Institute which makes the program more understandable.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$49,246 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) Financial Aid
UMA financial aid is available to every eligible student enrolled in the institution. The financial aids include grants, loans, scholarships and work-study programs that can be used to pay for the tuition and fees and other college costs. The federal government, state, and private organizations and companies provide financial assistance to students.
The FAFSA procedures must be completed by the applicants in order to be eligible to be a recipient of Federal Student Aids. The UMA federal school code is 035493.
The Federal-Aid provided includes Pell Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized loan and so on.
The State Aid provided includes the Florida Student Assistance Grant (FSAG), Bright Future Scholarship, and Vermont State Grants.
The Institutional Aid includes Academic Success Grant, Career Success Grant, Education Partner Grant, and Successful Completion Grant.
The Military Aid provided includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Vocational Rehabilitation, Montgomery GI Bill, MyCAA and so on.