Bachelors to Certified Nurse Midwife Programs

List of Programs

Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

Case Western Reserve University (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Cleveland, OH

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing’s nurse midwifery program offers multiple options including an AD RN to CNM Option, BA/BS to RN/CNM Option, Master's Completion Option, and Post Graduate Certificate Option. The program is accredited by the ACME and was ranked #13 in U.S.News & World Report.

Columbia University (DNP, MS, Post Master's Certificate)
New York, NY

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The Nurse Midwifery Program at Columbia University prepares graduates for practice in family planning, antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum, well-woman gynecology, primary care and normal newborn care. The program offers multiple options, including a BA/BS to RN/CNM, Master's Completion, and Post Graduate Certificate and is accredited by the ACME.

East Carolina University (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Greenville, NC

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
East Carolina University’s Midwifery Education Program offers on-campus and online classes and is accredited by the ACME. The program offers BA/BS to RN/CNM, Master's Completion and Post Graduate Certificate options.

Marquette University (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Milwaukee, WI

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The Nurse-Midwifery Program at Marquette University educates students for the care of normal newborns and for the gynecologic care of women throughout the lifespan. The NMP is a hybrid-online program that combines both campus and online learning and is ACME accredited. Available options include an AD RN to CNM, BA/BS to RN/CNM, and Post Graduate Certificate.

Ohio State University (MS, Post Graduate Certificate)
Columbus, OH

Nurse Midwifery Specialty Track
ACME Accredited
The ACME accredited Nurse-Midwifery Specialty Track at OSU provides an education with a foundation in health science theory and clinical preparation in primary health care for women and newborns. Classes are available on-campus, online and at numerous clinical sites for convenience. Students can pursue a BA/BS to RN/CNM option or a Post Graduate Certificate option.

Oregon Health Sciences University (DNP, MN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Portland, OR

Nurse Midwifery Graduate Academic Program
ACME Accredited
The OHSU Nurse-Midwifery Program prepares graduates to provide pregnancy and childbirth care, well-woman gynecology, fertility, and newborn care. The ACME accredited program was ranked in the top tier training programs by US News & World Report in 2016. Students can choose the BA/BS to RN/CNM option or the Post Graduate Certificate option.

Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences (frmly UMDNJ) (DNP, MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Newark, NJ

Women's Health and Nurse Midwifery
ACME Accredited
Rutger’s College of Nursing offers a Nurse Midwifery program that prepares nurses to assess and manage women’s health through childbearing. The program is accredited by the ACME and classes are held completely on campus. Students can choose a BA/BS to RN/CNM option, Master's Completion option, or Post Graduate Certificate option.

Seattle University (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Seattle, WA

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The Nurse Midwifery Program at Seattle U educates nurses to manage women's health care, family planning and gynecologic needs, pregnancy, childbirth, the postpartum period and care of the newborn. Available options include a BA/BS to RN/CNM and a Post Graduate Certificate.

University of California at San Francisco  (MS, Post Master's Certificate)
San Francisco, CA

Certified Nurse-Midwife / Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Program
ACME Accredited
UCSF’s Nurse-Midwifery curriculum prepares graduates to provide pregnancy and childbirth care, well-woman care, fertility, and primary care. Classes are conducted on campus and clinical settings. The program is ACME accredited and offers a BA/BS to RN/CNM option, Master's Completion option and Post Graduate Certificate option.

University of Cincinnati Nurse-Midwifery (MSN)
Cincinnati, OH

Nurse Midwifery Education Program
ACME Accredited
The ACME accredited Nurse-Midwifery program at the University of Cincinnati teaches nurses to care for the physical, psychosocial, and spiritual needs of women and newborns. The program can be completed online and offers a BA/BS to RN and CNM/Graduate Option.

University of Illinois at Chicago (DNP)
Chicago, IL

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The College of Medicine at Chicago offers nurses a Nurse-Midwifery program that can be completed online and on campus. Multiple options are available including a BA/BA to RN and CNM/Graduate Option.

University of Michigan (MS, Post Graduated Certificate)
Ann Arbor, MI

Nurse Midwife Program
ACME Accredited
The Nurse Midwife Program at the University of Michigan educates nurses for the care of normal newborns and for the gynecologic care of women throughout the lifespan. Classes are mostly offered on-campus, however, some web-based courses are available. The program offers an AD RN to CNM option, BA/BS to RN/CNM option, Master's Completion option, and Post Graduate Certificate option.

University of Minnesota (DNP, Post Graduate Certificate)
Minneapolis, MN

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The ACME-accredited midwifery program at the University of Minnesota offers state-of-the-art simulation facilities and clinical settings and was ranked fourth in the nation by US News and World Report. The curriculum is primarily online with scheduled on-campus classwork. The program offers a BA/BS to RN/CNM option and a Post Graduate Certificate option.

University of Pennsylvania (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Philadelphia, PA

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The University of Pennsylvania’s Nurse-Midwifery program prepares nurses to become home-birth practitioners, birth center practice directors, directors of midwifery educational programs, and directors of CNM services. The program is ACME accredited and can be completed part-time or full-time. Two paths are currently offered, the BA/BS to RN/CNM option and Post graduate certificate option.

Vanderbilt University (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Nashville, TN

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
Vanderbilt University’s Nurse-Midwifery program ranked #1 according to the U.S. News and World Report and has one of the nation’s largest nurse-midwifery faculty practices. Coursework is in a hybrid format, especially as students progress in their specialty year. The program offers an AD RN to CNM option, BA/BS to RN/CNM option, Master's Completion option, and Post Graduate Certificate Option.

Wayne State University (MSN, DNP, Post Graduate Certificate)
Detroit, MI

Nurse Midwifery Option
ACME Accredited
The WSU College of Nursing Midwifery program educates nurses to manage women's health care, family planning and gynecologic needs, pregnancy, childbirth, the postpartum period and care of the newborn. The curriculum is in a hybrid format including distance learning combined with on-site classes. The NMW program is ACME accredited and has multiple options including an AD RN to CNM option, BA/BS to RN/CNM option, and a Post Graduate Certificate option.

Yale University (MSN)
East Haven, CT

Nurse Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty
ACME Accredited
The ACME accredited Yale midwifery program prepares nurses to become home-birth practitioners and nurses for the care of normal newborns and gynecologic care of women throughout the lifespan. Clinical classes are set in a variety of health care systems for this BA/BS to RN/CNM program option.