For Educators

How Your Organization Can Partner with UMGA

All around the world, excellent schools like yours pride themselves in preparing students for success in their future intellectual pursuits. The finest schools are consistently finding innovative ways to enhance their students’ educational experiences. The University of Miami Global Academy would like to help outstanding schools like yours to further enhance their current curricular offerings.

Curricular Solutions for Schools

Providing a broad range of course offerings can be challenging and cost prohibitive. Staffing, class size, and scheduling issues are just a few reasons why some schools cannot expand their course catalog. Affiliating with the University of Miami’s Global Academy enables your school to offer a diverse and custom-tailored curricular listing to meet your students’ needs. With our variety of instructional delivery models, schools can select the type of implementation that suits them the best. You can trust UMGA’s high-quality affiliate program to provide administrative and technical support as well as curricular training for instructional staff, making it simple for anyone to implement this excellent virtual program.

The UMGA Advantage

Since the Global Academy is the official online middle school and high school of the University of Miami, schools can rest assured that strong academic standards form the framework for every course. UMGA’s course offerings provide schools with highly-interactive educational experiences using video, audio, simulations, games, and real-world activities. We offer a wide variety of courses, including honors, advanced placement (AP), and world languages. With so many offerings available, your school is certain to find the right combination to enhance their individual programs. UMGA is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS), and our courses meet NCAA eligibility requirements. Your school can be certain that through an affiliation with UMGA, students will receive the high-quality education they have come to expect. Please see the Accreditation page of our website for more information.

Implementation Models

  • Courses are scheduled during the regular school day
  • Students attend courses in your computer lab or designated area
  • Each student can take a different course during the same block of time
  • Your computer lab or designated area is supervised by one of your school staff members, such as a teacher’s aide, while teaching is conducted by a UMGA teacher
  • UMGA teachers provide instruction and grade all assignments and exams

  • Courses are scheduled during the regular school day
  • Students attend the course in your computer lab or designated area
  • Students take the same course during the same block of time
  • Your computer lab or designated area is supervised by one of your school staff members, such as a teacher’s aide, while teaching is conducted by a UMGA teacher
  • A UMGA teacher is broadcasted into the classroom via internet and video to provide instruction
  • A UMGA teacher provides instruction and grades all assignments and exams

  • Student completes all course work away from your school
  • UMGA teachers provide your school designee with updates on students’ progress
  • UMGA teachers provide instruction and grade all assignments and exams
  • At the end of the course, UMGA provides your school with students’ transcripts

  • UMGA provides your school with the online curriculum
  • Your teachers and staff are trained by UMGA to provide instruction
  • Your school decides whether the students will complete their coursework at home or on campus
  • Your teachers grade coursework and assign grades


Contact Us

The UMGA team is always happy to speak with you. Feel free to contact us weekdays from 8:30am-6:30pm EST, or fill in the contact form and someone from our leadership team will contact you shortly.