Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse MidwiferyUniversity of Cincinnati

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Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Midwifery

University of Cincinnati’s College of Nursing creates leaders for an industry that craves their expertise. Our students are challenged to be agents for real change by a faculty of experienced, practicing nurses. The 100% online format allows students to maintain their career while pursuing an advanced degree.

A Nurse-Midwife offers an alternative to the traditional medical model of care. This program focuses on skills to provide primary care for women throughout life stages including health promotion and disease prevention; health education and counseling; contraceptive management; gynecological care; pre-conception, prenatal, intra-partum, and post-partum care. The MSN in Nurse-Midwifery can be completed in as few as 2 years, and graduates are eligible to sit for certification.

AccreditationThe UC College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The Nurse Midwifery program is accredited by the ACNM Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (formerly ACNM Division of Accreditation).
RequirementsMust hold a current RN license and have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree conferred from a regionally and nursing (NLNAC or CCNE) accredited institution.
On Campus RequirementNone
Delivery FormatThe Master of Science in Nursing – Nurse Midwifery program is delivered in a distance learning format. Coursework is completed online, and clinical experiences are conducted with preceptors in your local community.
Education LevelMaster
LanguageEnglish
Cost Per CreditVaries per degree. Please contact school for degree specifcs.
Number of starts Dates3
Course Length14 weeks