Caribbean Medical University School of Medicine and its wider relationship with the partner universities are mutually beneficial in many ways. Joint appointments provide benefits to both university faculty and CMU students. CMU provides university faculty with help in applying for and administering research grants, a collegial and supportive work environment for faculty, and on-the-job training for graduate students. The Caribbean Medical University is particularly prominent in this connection.
Additional benefit is derived from teaming agreements and more informal collaborations between CMU and other institutions affiliated with the medical school. The most important for CMU's work are:
- Professors and university staff sharing
- Student exchange programs
- Dual-degree availability
- Access to educational resources
- Teaching quality improvements
- Know-how and research exchange
- Wider relationships & recognitions
Caribbean Medical University has developed close partnerships with the the following reputable educational institutions.
Walden University is an accredited institution celebrating more than 40 years of serving the higher education needs of working professionals. Walden is distinguished by high academic standards, experienced faculty members, and a rigorous curriculum. Walden programs help students achieve personal enrichment and career advancement. Walden graduates, in turn, enrich and advance the lives of the countless others they serve. Attracting students from around the world, Walden offers its students access to a variety of diverse perspectives.
Using an array of technology, the university delivers an online education experience when, where, and how students need it. Walden promotes lifelong learning by offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs online. Areas of study include health sciences, counseling, human services, management, psychology, education, public health, nursing, public administration, and information technology.
Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org. Walden University’s MSN and BSN programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), a national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate and graduate education programs in preparing effective nurses. For students, accreditation signifies program innovation and continuous self-assessment.
Tuition Savings for CMU Students
The Caribbean Medical University has partnered with Walden University to offer students a 20% tuition savings for any Walden health sciences or other professional development program. (Only one tuition-reduction benefit may be applied to tuition)
To learn more about how you can integrate Walden programs into your program of study and qualify for the tuition-reduction offer, and to speak with your dedicated Walden Enrollment Advisor, Ronald Lee:
650 S. Exeter St
Baltimore, MD 21202
Davenport University (DU)
Davenport University is the only university in Michigan that specializes in degrees and programs in three of the most critical growth areas in today’s economy: business, technology and health care. Davenport takes pride in offering an affordable, private education, with scholarships and financial aid available to the majority of students.
The instructors give one-on-one attention in classes with just 12 to 15 students. Advisors and career services staff will guide students every step of the way toward completing their degree. If you want a degree that today’s top employers are looking for, a smart choice is Davenport – the leader in career education
6191 Kraft Avenue S.E
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
Pebble Hills University (PHU)
Pebble Hills University is a team of dedicated professionals, academicians and intellectuals who are meticulous in their fields and have worked obstinately to make PHU a truly transnational university. They believe in growth through learning and help you grow through quality education that meets international standards and is globally recognized. True to the cosmopolitan spirit, the team has members from different countries and continents. This adds to the variety of learning experience that PHU offers. They share their knowledge amongst each other and distribute it between the students for their benefits.
Pebble Hills University is in compliance with the Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) which is the major Agency for educational policies and procedures of the Bureau of Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education (BPPVE) for the State of California and the respective universities and colleges located within their jurisdiction. An executed copy of our voluntary agreement letter is on file with the state of California Department of Consumer Affairs and verification of our voluntary compliance is located at http://www.bppve.ca.gov/forms_pubs/voluntaryagreelist.pdf
Pebble Hills University
24 Montee de Cimiez, Nice 06000
Central University of Nicaragua (UCN)
The Central University of Nicaragua (UCN) International Division, conscious of its roll and responsibility in Bona Fide Tertiary Education, has subscribed a series of agreements with official Nicaraguan government, state and international organisms that facilitate education, investigation, exchange, technological advance, in the integral and humanistic formation of our students. We offer a diverse academic curriculum, all the way from International Relations, Business Administration, and many others.
The Central University of Nicaragua is a fully recognized university, as such, any degree earned at UCN enjoys accreditation by the National Government and allows its graduates to sit for professional licensure examinations, in those professions that require such credentials.
Central University of Nicaragua
580 Reparto El Carmen,
Southern Christian University (SCH)
Universidad Cristiana del Sur is accredited by the Government of the Republic of Costa Rica - the Ministry of Education - Adult Council on Higher Education Private Universities (CONESUP) to award state format Bachelor degrees and, as such, degrees awarded enjoy equivalency to Regional Accreditation from the United States. The United States Department of Education finds that CONESUP has similar accreditation standards (NCFMEA).
The web page of the Ministry of Education contains a list of all accredited private universities in the country, which are accredited by the National Superior Education Committee - Consejo Nacional de Educacion Superior (Conesup).
Southern Christian University
San Josť, Costa Rica