University of Mississippi Medical Center Profile

The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) is the health sciences campus of the University of Mississippi and is located in Jackson, Mississippi., USA.

The University has the following schools: medicine, nursing, dentistry, health related professions, graduate studies and pharmacy. It offers baccalaureate, professional, doctoral and postgraduate education in a wide variety of programs.

The University of Mississippi Medical Center is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award degrees at the baccalaureate, master's and doctorate levels.

The School of Dentistry is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. The School of Nursing programs are accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

All educational programs in the School of Health Related Professions are accredited by the appropriate professional agency. The four-year course leading to the doctor of medicine degree is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education.

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