University of Mississippi Medical Center
Year Founded: 1903
Contact No: 2147483647
Location: 2500 North State Street , Jackson, Mississippi, USA - 39216
University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson is the health sciences campus of the University of Mississippi. The Medical Center opened in 1955, but its beginnings date to 1903 when a two-year medical school was established on the parent campus in Oxford. The Oxford campus' nursing department moved to the Medical Center in 1956 and it was granted school status in 1958. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees.
The Center is located in Jackson, is the state's only academic health science center. The School of Pharmacy is headquartered on the Oxford campus.
Why choose University of Mississippi Medical Center?
Undergraduate Application Process, Academic Life and Tuition Fees
Academic Life & Student Life –
UMMC provides wide-ranging patient care programs through University of Mississippi Health Care. Four specialized hospitals on the Jackson campus include the only children's hospital in Mississippi, a women and infants' hospital, and a critical care hospital. UMHC offers the only level one trauma center, the only level three neonatal intensive care nursery, and the only organ transplant programs in the state, in addition to many other referral service.
Information Regarding Graduate Programs
UMMC has 28 degree programs offered through the Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professions, Graduate Studies in the Health sciences, Medicine and Nursing, fellows are receiving graduate medical training.
Courses offered by University of Mississippi Medical Center