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University of Cincinnati – Online Master’s in Nurse Midwifery2018-09-25T17:46:15+00:00

University of Cincinnati – Online Master’s in Nurse Midwifery

Program Overview

According to the University of Cincinnati:

“UC Online’s Master’s in Midwifery program is ideal for registered nurses looking to deepen their understanding of women’s reproductive health and embark on a career as a midwife. This dynamic graduate program prepares students for careers working with women; serving as a support system and offering guidance for the duration of the perinatal process. Students learn through classroom instruction, clinical experience, and lab work. Our online nurse midwife program explores the complexities of providing primary care to women throughout the birthing process and focuses on cultivating nurses who are sensitive to the physical, psychosocial, and spiritual needs of the women in their care.”

At a Glance

URL

https://online.uc.edu/programs/graduate/nurse-midwifery.html

Total credit hours

57 credit hours

Tuition per credit

Tuition and fees

Practicum, internship and/or on-campus intensive

  • 784 clinical hours
  • Two (2) site visits to the University of Cincinnati campus

Accreditation

The University of Cincinnati Nurse Midwifery Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACNM).

Full-time/part-time/accelerated

Full-time (accelerated)/part-time

Time to complete

Students enrolled full-time at an accelerated pace can graduate in as little as two years.

Admission requirements

According to the University of Cincinnati, applicants for the Master’s in Midwifery program must complete the following requirements:

  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale for the last degree earned. (A comparable level of achievement is expected for other grading systems.)
  • Current RN license.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree conferred from a regionally and ACEN (formerly NLNAC) or CCNE accredited institution.
  • Three letters of reference.
  • Personal goal statement.
  • Professional resume.
  • Completion of an undergraduate statistics course with a grade of “C” or better.
  • For Nurse-Midwifery: One year of RN experience (preferably in labor and delivery).