Nursing students at UMA
Students in the UMA Nursing program in Tampa learn how to assess patient health, react to medical situations, provide needed care and communicate vital information to other healthcare professionals.
This program is not currently enrolling new students. We recommend our online programs or programs at our Clearwater campus.
Real-world experience through clinicals.
Nursing is a hands-on profession. That’s why we integrate patient care scenarios throughout our curriculum. Students practice giving injections in the skills lab, perform emergency procedures on simulation mannequins and participate in 615 hours of clinicals.
Helping you prepare for the nursing licensure exam (NCLEX-RN).
Classes at UMA help prepare students to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN)1. Ultimate Medical Academy has a team in place, ready to help students focus on exam-relevant material and tutor them in areas where you might need extra help.
Job outlook for nurses.
Nurses today work in a number of different specialties including pediatrics, emergency care, geriatrics and more. Possible work environments include labor and delivery, operating room, emergency room and nursing homes just to name a few. Nurses typically work in many areas throughout their career.
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