UMA Partner Schools

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Ultimate Medical Academy maintains articulation agreements with several education partners. Through these partnerships, graduates of select UMA programs have the opportunity to continue pursuing post-secondary education in select programs. The agreements include the consideration for UMA alumni to apply certain credits toward select programs of study. A result could be that UMA alumni may be able to earn their bachelor’s degree in about half the time it traditionally takes.1 UMA alumni may also be eligible to receive grants from partner institutions and should speak with the partner schools to determine availability and eligibility.2

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University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC) focuses on the diverse needs of individuals pursuing advancements in their lives, professions, and communities. UAGC’s online format, flexible schedules, and accredited degree programs have made its education accessible to a wide range of students. As an Ultimate Medical Academy graduate, find out what bachelor’s degrees you may be able to pursue and any tuition or fee discounts that may be available3.

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UMA MaxTransfer Advantage refers to the program at Bellevue University related to acceptance of credits earned in associate degree programs successfully completed at UMA into select bachelor's degree programs. Cut down on time and the cost of your degree when you get a credit transfer without repeating courses. Founded in 1966, Bellevue University is a private, non-profit university offering over 50 bachelor’s degree options. Offering flexible learning options and support, Bellevue’s programs are designed to help working students balance learning with life commitments. Bellevue University has over 25 years of experience in teaching online.

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This agreement is designed to allow UMA graduates of select associate degree programs to transfer approximately 60 credits to Eastern International College’s Bachelor of Science in Health Leadership Completion Degree. Ultimate Medical Academy graduates must have a minimum CGPA of 2.0, a grade of “C” or better in transferred coursework, paid all partner fees, and an associate degree from select programs to enroll in EIC.

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Excelsior University has been helping adults earn their degrees for more than forty years, wherever they are in the world or in life. As an online, nonprofit higher education institution, Excelsior transfers certain UMA credits from select programs so you can save money and finish sooner.

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As an Ultimate Medical Academy graduate of an associate degree program, FAMU will accept select associate degrees and/or certain transfer credits to apply toward specific bachelor’s degrees. A grade of “C” or better must be attained in all transferred courses. Partnering with UMA, FAMU is committed to students who want to fulfill their dreams and strive to make a difference in the world. Reach out to for more information.

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As a graduate of Ultimate Medical Academy, you could transfer certain associate degree credits from select UMA programs toward a Purdue University Global health sciences bachelor's degree and be closer to graduation. Health science bachelor's degrees are offered in health care administration, health science, health and wellness, health information management and nutrition. Learn more at:

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Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) offers flexible online education for UMA alumni who have earned their UMA associate degree in select programs, designed to give students 24/7 access to the online classroom where you can complete your coursework when it’s most convenient for you. Find out about bachelor’s degrees you may qualify for and possible scholarship opportunities.

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This agreement is designed to allow UMA graduates of select programs to transfer credits earned at UMA and accepted by Western Governors University with minimal delay and disruption in their educational process. Western Governors University admits graduates of select UMA associate degree programs into select Western Governors University's bachelor's degree programs, subject to university policies and procedures.

In addition to the above, UMA Clearwater Campus maintains articulation agreements with the following:

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The Practical Nursing program at Pinellas Technical College prepares students for employment as licensed practical nurses. UMA - Clearwater graduates of the Medical Assistant and Patient Care Technician programs can transfer select UMA credits with minimal delay and disruption in their educational process into Pinellas Technical College’s Practical Nursing program, subject to college policies and procedures. UMA graduates must have a minimum CGPA of 3.0.
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1 Completion times may vary by student, program and the amount of approved transfer credits. Contact the partner for a transcript evaluation before making any enrollment decisions.
2 Grant eligibility will be determined by the partnering institution. Speak with the partner school to determine eligibility.
3 Tuition considerations and credit transfer decisions are at the discretion of the receiving institution.