To offer relevant and accessible professional and career education using distance learning and hands-on training methods to meet student needs.
To foster school-industry partnerships in order to facilitate career opportunities for students and graduates and to meet community needs for qualified professionals.
To promote community service and engagement.
To develop and provide innovative career development resources using distance education and professional networking technologies.
The mission of United Medical Institute is to provide students an opportunity to achieve their educational and career goals of becoming competent entry-level diagnostic medical sonographers and to help healthcare and medical professionals expand their skills through a combination of practical hands-on training and quality distance education.
United Medical Institute was founded in 2006. Since 2009, the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program has been the core of UMI’s educational curricula. Since 2018, Dr. Inna Lisker has served as UMI’s President and CEO. Dr. Lisker brings high academic credentials, decades of leadership and academic experience in career and higher education, as well as her pledge to continue providing an empowering educational environment for students who are committed to their educational and career goals.