Healthcare Degree Programs

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Healthcare Degree Programs

Enroll today to earn a degree in healthcare.

Ultimate Medical Academy's healthcare degree programs are designed to offer the quality education you need to confidently step into the field. From the moment you enroll — and even through the first few weeks of class — you'll have a team at UMA committed to your success to guide you along the way. Our associate degree and diploma programs will help you pursue a career you can be proud of in a field people rely on.


Pick from online and on-campus classroom settings.

Classes at UMA can be completed either online or in campus-based programs at our Clearwater campus. Our healthcare degree programs offer the flexibility to get an education whichever way best fits you, whether that’s from the comfort of home or through campus-based learning. Head to our online and Clearwater campus pages below to see full program listings and learn more about what to expect from each.

Let’s talk about it.

You have questions. We have answers.

Complete this form and we’ll email you info on how to get started at UMA, financial aid if qualified, selecting a program, and more. We’ll also give you a call to ensure your questions are answered so you can decide which program is right for you.

By clicking the Request Info button, you agree to be contacted by phone or text message via automated systems by Ultimate Medical Academy about your education at the phone numbers you provided above, including any wireless number(s). You are not obligated to agree to automated contact to enroll; instead, you may call us at 844-590-4692. Note that even non-automated calls are recorded for quality assurance.

Why choose a degree in healthcare?

From job security to simply helping other people, there are plenty of reasons to want to work in the healthcare industry.

Healthcare occupations are expected to grow 16 percent from 2020 - 2030, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). This is faster than the average growth rate for all other occupations. In fact, the healthcare industry is projected to have 16.97 million open positions from 2020 - 2030.8

In addition to growing healthcare careers, another reason this industry is one to consider is because you can have a wide variety of potential opportunities for where you can pursue work.

Take a look at the articles below for more information.

Which program is right for you?

If you know you want to enter a career in healthcare but aren’t sure which position would suit you best, you can try our fun and informal healthcare career quiz for inspiration.

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Accredited? Yes.

Ultimate Medical Academy maintains the following accreditations, licensures, approvals and memberships. UMA is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (, a national accrediting agency that is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education. Ultimate Medical Academy is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (CIE), Florida Department of Education.

Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Florida Department of Education
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
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For Texas Residents: Ultimate Medical Academy (“UMA”) meets the standards set forth in the rules of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and qualifies for an exemption. UMA is also authorized to conduct clinical, internship or field-based educator training in the State of Texas. UMA is not regulated in Texas under Chapter 132 of the Texas Education Code. UMA is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education. UMA is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (, an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education. UMA’s grievance policies can be found in the school catalog. UMA encourages students to bring all complaints or grievances to its attention by contacting UMA Cares at 800-509-5474 or via email at While UMA encourages students to work with us to resolve any issues, students may also file complaints with the relevant regulatory agency.