The mission of the Undergraduate Medical Academy (UMA) is consistent with the overall mission of Prairie View A & M University and the Texas A & M University System. The UMA is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, service and professional development. The UMA emphasizes the integration of leadership development and pre-medical science education, without sacrificing concern and compassion for the community.

Set forth by:  House Bill 85 and Senate Bill 1009

Unit Outcomes

  1. Develop enriched undergraduate courses designed to strengthen academic preparation.
  2. Provide preparation for the Medical College Admission Test for medical school applicants.
  3. Foster faculty mentorship for each medical academy student.
  4. Enhance academic and career counseling for each medical academy student.