Ultimate Medical Academy Reviews

  • 408 Reviews
  • Clearwater (FL)
  • Annual Tuition: $15,500 - $15,550
66% of 408 students said this degree improved their career prospects
80% of 408 students said they would recommend this school to others
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Very Disappointed
  • Reviewed: 11/23/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"Terrible, financial aid is a joke! Every time you call you talk to someone different, and they tell you different things that are needed to get your aid, even your award letter has been signed. If I go back it will be the 4th time after completing the first course once. They put your case with a supervisor who never calls or emails you back like they said they would. You can go somewhere else with less of a headache than this place. They are also about $5000 per semester than anywhere else too. Think long and hard before you waste your time and money on this place."
Mary Bailey
  • Reviewed: 11/21/2021
  • Degree: Healthcare Management
"UMA is a great school to attend to further your career. The staff is very helpful and cordial.. There is always someone available to assist you whenever you have questions or run into road bumps. The classes are interesting. It's so worth attending.."
Sabrina Williams
  • Reviewed: 11/15/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"I am very happy at UMA, everyone is very help and want you to be successful. My Journey has been amazing, and I am so glad that I decided to enroll in the Medical Billing and coding program. The advisors check with you to see if you need anything and everything is okay."
Krystal Brown
  • Reviewed: 10/12/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"UMA was great!! The classwork thought me what I need to know to be a great Medical Coder and Biller. Everyone is willing to help you and they really want you to succeed and be the best. Would recommend them to anyone looking at online colleges. I am very happy I found them."
  • Reviewed: 9/28/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"Being a student at UMA has been a great experience. The support provided by the instructors as well as the other staff has helped me to remain motivated to complete my work on time as well as to the best of my ability. They are there every step of the way to help and support you from the beginning stages of enrollment, to filing for financial aid, all through the courses and even after you graduate. I am very optimistic about my future thanks to being a student at UMA. I believe that my education at UMA will help me reach all of my career goals. As a single mom without a great personal support system, failing was a real concern until I started receiving the much needed support from my student advisor. Now, thanks to the great support system at UMA, I am halfway through my program for my degree and I have managed to maintain a 4.0 GPA. I don't believe this would have been possible without the wonderful instructors, student services and other support offered at UMA. I'm extremely happy about selecting UMA for my continued education and don't think I could have found a better, more supportive school to attend anywhere! Amanda L. Smith"
Lindsay Girard
  • Reviewed: 9/27/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"I love the advisors, the teachers are great and the students are friendly. The technical support team is great whenever I have a problem they solve it almost instantly. I would definitely recommend this school to anyone and everyone that is looking for a medical career"
  • Reviewed: 9/23/2021
  • Degree: Human Services
"This was the absolute worse educational establishment I have ever been a part of. From counselors, to instructors to classroom interaction. If you are trying to get a degree where you actually learn something DO NOT GO HERE! The classes are a joke, the only worth while part would have been the discussion portion but it felt more like being on a social media tread, even from instructors responses. If you need help or want clarification, you cannot count on the instructors who never get back to you, and depending on your counselor you may be left without any true advising. When I was actually able to get a hold of my advisor, which was not often, I was given misleading and incomplete information which left me in a predicament where I was forced to withdrawal from school and left with an outrageous fee for learning absolutely nothing."
Christopher Williams
  • Reviewed: 9/8/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"Ultimate Medical Academy have great staffs, advisors and learner services department, that are willing to help and guide you throughout your career path after graduation. They send you the equipment that you will need for the job that you will need to have. They offer work from home jobs, and clinic environment jobs as well. Overall, they have the best medical school I know."
Marie A Campbell
  • Reviewed: 9/7/2021
  • Degree: Medical Office Administration
"I enjoy the support that the staff give. You can reach out to your academic advisor or classroom support. This is the best college for online classes. I enjoy talking with the staff. When I feel overwhelmed, they are there for the support. It is an excellent online program."
rosheena L sykes
  • Reviewed: 9/6/2021
  • Degree: Medical Office Administration
"Since attending UMA I have been pushing myself to finish. The staff at UMA is outstanding always there when you need them. UMA change my life to be honest they was the last school I was trying out because I was about to give up on getting my degree but my student advisor kept me motivated and my kids did too. UMA is a great school"
latorria young
  • Reviewed: 9/5/2021
  • Degree: Medical Assistant
"UMA is the first online college that I attended to and It's easy. UMA is very supportive in many ways. The courses are very simple and understanding at least for me. The tools for taking classes at UMA are tools that can really help in the future of your career."
Naquana Diggs
  • Reviewed: 8/28/2021
  • Degree: Human Services
"I enjoy that the advisors wholeheartedly care for you. They inquire communication about failed assignments, missed coursework, and your overall performance as a UMA student. I have really enjoyed my time so far. The new course room is so helpful. It enables me to acknowledge what I have completed, as well as what I have to complete for the week."
Brandi Mote
  • Reviewed: 8/28/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"I have had the best experience with Ultimate Medical Academy! I was so scared and intimated before starting, but the staff has been wonderful. I feel like I belong here and I will always be a part of UMA. My instructors and advisors have been phenomenal. Anytime I need help, they are more than willing to help. I was afraid that I would feel secluded being an online student, but that has not been the case at all. I have the opportunity to talk to and interact with other students just like I would in a classroom. I have learned so much and cannot wait to start my career. #umaproud #pumaproud #classof2021"
Shateesha Miles
  • Reviewed: 8/28/2021
  • Degree: Healthcare Administration
"Going to school at UMA is wonderful. The instructors are very knowledgeable, and easy to talk to if you need help. The student advisor is always very happy and there for you if you need help. The learner services team is always joyful and willing to help if the student advisor is not available. Overall, my experience was the best of many schools I have attended in person and online."
Andrea Palacios
  • Reviewed: 8/27/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"So far, UMA has been great in making sure I know what I am doing, and that I am staying on time in turning in my assignments on time. They are very focused on my success while I am with them, and I am very thankful for that. Everyone is super supportive."
Ashley M Kale
  • Reviewed: 8/26/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"This experience has been wonderful from the start. I feel this course is challenging but very rewarding. I am gaining much needed knowledge in my field to be successful in the future. Every single person I have interacted with at Ultimate Medical Academy has been phenomenal. I am so pleased with the entire staff and program."
marsha lynn bowles
  • Reviewed: 8/26/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"I have attended other colleges, but this is my first time with an actual virtual approach to complete a program. Here at UMA has the most compassionate and caring team to ensure the success of its students. For example, after some brief health complications, I needed to search for an alternate career. With my passion for allied health care, the advisory team assisted me in making the right fit for my family and me. The instructors at UMA also make the program fun and challenging. They make sure the student can reach for assistance thru many services provided or the availability of their schedule thru email, text, or phone. The responses are very timely within 24 to 72 hours. It's a great school if seeking team guided approach to your career."
Samantha Nealy
  • Reviewed: 8/26/2021
  • Degree: Medical Billing & Coding
"Ultimate Medical Academy's online courses for Medical Billing and Coding certificate program is so flexible and easy to use. The instructors are knowledgeable in their field and committed to your academic success. The schedule is flexible and you have the freedom to work at your own pace. There are a multitude of resources available at UMA to help along the way.You are never alone in your journey! Ultimate Medical Academy provides their students with the skills and knowledge needed to have a lucrative and exciting career in Healthcare services! I highly recommend this school for any student, whether you have just graduated high school, or have been out of school for years and just looking for a career change, you can find a program right for you at UMA."
Lorri Walker
  • Reviewed: 8/19/2021
  • Degree: Medical Office Administration
"The student advisors are awesome and they go beyond what is necessary to make sure you get the help you need from the advisors, tutors, academic services, instructors are very knowledgeable of their classes they are teaching, they're very understanding and are willing to work with you as long as you stay in touch with them if you need help."
  • Reviewed: 8/4/2021
  • Degree: Medical Assistant
"I love it here at UMA and everybody from the head office to the teachers support you and the decisions that you make. Choosing UMA will be one of the best decisions you can make not only can you get the degree you want you can work at the pace you want either if it’s a fast pace or slow pace the choice is yours."