What is the MAAP Prep Academy?

UofM Global collaborated with Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare to offer Associates higher education degree and certificate options as part of MAAP: MLH Associate Advancement Program. There are potentially no out-of-pocket tuition costs, as long as you meet eligibility requirements and are in good academic standing. Plus, you will have courses suited to your prior education, 24/7 tutoring and a UofM Global Advocate to help you along the way.

The Prep Academy is the first step!

Get started by contacting your UofM Global Advocate to review your previous experience, diplomas or transcripts. Your coach will help you find the shortest path to completion.

The Prep Academy delivers online coursework that you can complete at your own pace. Deadlines are flexible and you have unlimited opportunities to pass quizzes andwriting assignments. And the even better part is, there's no cost to you!

What topics will I learn about?

The coursework is designed to teach you skills for academic success, life in general and professional development.

What kind of support will I get?

We know the thought of applying to college can be overwhelming, so our team is here to make it easier for you. Your UofM Global Advocate will be your main point of contact at the UofM from the time you get started until you complete the program. We also have tutors, course facilitators and specialized academic advisors to help along the way.

Your first assignment will be to complete "Smart Start" which will teach you how to complete a class online, provide tips on how to study and more. Once you start your journey, 24-hour tutoring will be available.

What happens next?

Once you successfully complete the MAAP Prep Academy, you will be admitted to the University of Memphis as an official college student. You will receive 12 college credit hours for completing the Prep Academy (which equals the average number of credit hours for one full semester)! You will continue on your MAAP Journey to earn a bachelor's degree, and you will officially be a University of Memphis Tiger!


To learn more, contact maap@memphis.edu or 844.302.3886.