The Ultimate Medical Academy, founded as the Ultimate Learning Center, Inc in 1995, is a healthcare career school that is based in Florida. Its main campus is located at Clearwater, Florida and a satellite campus can be found at Tampa, Florida. In 2009, the Academy opened its virtual campus (online division) which offers a select number of healthcare courses.
Ten of Ultimate Medical Academy’s courses can be taken online. These are: Basic X-Ray Technician, Dental Assistant with Expanded Functions, Health Science (UMA Graduates Only), Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Billing and Coding, Medical /Clinical Laboratory Assistant, Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Pharmacy Technician, and Phlebotomy Technician.
Tuition fees for the online courses offered at Ultimate Medical Academy are program dependent, but a quote or estimate can be requested from an Admissions Advisor. Financial aid in the form of federal grants, loans, private scholarships are available to eligible students. Queries on the financial aid options and eligibility requirements can be directed to the Academy’s Financial Aid office.
Those interested to apply for admission to one of UMA’s online courses must first get in touch with an Admissions Advisor. The Admissions Advisor will discuss the enrolment process and specify the documents that need to be presented. Results are usually released within 24 hours of submitting a complete set of application documents.
Students of Ultimate Medical Academy’s online courses can be assured of the quality of their online education. Ultimate Medical Academy is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) and is a member of the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities, National Healthcare Association and the Better Business Bureau.