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