Masters in Nursing Certified Nurse Midwife

List of Programs

Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

Baystate Medical Center (MS w/ Philadelphia Univ, Post Graduate Certificate)
Springfield, MA

Midwifery Education Program
ACME Accredited
The ACME accredited Midwifery Education program at Baystate focuses on the care and management of well-women's primary and reproductive health care needs throughout the life span. Program options include a Master's Completion option and a Post Graduate Certificate option.

California State University Fullerton
Fullerton, CA

MSN Women's Health Care Program
Accredited

California State University, Fullerton (MSN)
Fullerton, CA

Nurse Midwifery Specialty
ACME Accredited
California State University offers a Nurse-Midwifery Specialty that prepares nurses to provide care of women and the healthy newborn with a focus on normal birth in a variety of settings. The program is ACME accredited and has two available options including a Master's Completion option and a Post Graduate Certificate option.

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.

Frontier Nursing University (MSN)
Dexter, GA

Community-Based Nurse Midwifery Education
ACME Accredited
The Nurse-Midwifery program at Frontier Nursing University prepares nurses to manage women's health care, focusing on common primary care issues, family planning and gynecologic needs, pregnancy, childbirth, the postpartum period and care of the newborn. The program is accredited by the ACME and coursework is completed entirely online. Multiple options are available including an AD RN to CNM, Master's completion, and Post Graduate Certificate.

Georgetown University (MS)
Washington, DC

ACME Accredited
The Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (NM/WHNP) program at Georgetown University teaches nurses to care for the physical, psychosocial, and spiritual needs of women and newborns. The program can be completed online with some on-campus intensives which results in a Master's Completion degree.

Midwifery Institute at Philadelphia University (MS, Post Graduate Certificate)
Philadelphia, PA

Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The Midwifery Institute at Philadelphia University educates nurses for the care of normal newborns and for the gynecologic care of women throughout the lifespan. The program is ACME accredited and is completed online with some on-site intensives. Multiple options are available including a Certified Midwife (CM) option, Master's completion option, Post Graduate Certificate and Foreign-Educated Midwife transfer credits.

New York University Rory Meyers (MS, Post Graduate Certificate)
New York, NY

Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing Nurse-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 program is accredited by the ACME and offers a Master's Completion option and a 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.

Shenandoah University (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Winchester, VA

Nurse Midwifery Education Program
ACME Accredited
The Nurse-Midwifery program at Shenandoah University prepares nurses to become home-birth practitioners, birth center practice directors, directors of midwifery educational programs, and directors of CNM services. The program is completed through a hybrid distance learning method and is ACME accredited. Nurses have multiple degree options including an AD RN to CNM, Master's Completion, and Post Graduate Certificate.

Stony Brook University (DNP, MS, Post Graduate Certificate)
Stony Brook, NY

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The Nurse Midwifery Program at Stony Brook University prepares nurses to provide the care of women and the healthy newborn with a focus on normal birth in a variety of settings. Students can enroll in distance education with occasional on-campus requirements. Degree options available include a Master's Completion and a Post Graduate Certificate option.

SUNY Downstate Medical Ctr (MS, Post Graduate Certificate)
Brooklyn, NY

Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The Midwifery program at SUNY Downstate Medical Center educates nurses for the care of normal newborns and for the gynecologic care of women throughout the lifespan. The program is ACME accredited and curriculum is completed in a hybrid format. Students can choose from multiple options including a Certified Midwife (CM) option, AD RN to CNM, Master's Completion and Post Graduate Certification option.

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (MSN, Post Graduate Certificate)
Lubbock, TX

Nurse Midwifery Program
ACME Accredited
The University of Washington’s Nurse-Midwifery Education Program teaches nurses to care for the physical, psychosocial, and spiritual needs of women and newborns. The full time program is ACME accredited, is completed in a hybrid format and results in 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 Colorado Denver (MS, Post Graduate Certificate)
Aurora, CO

ACME Accredited
The ACME accredited Nurse-Midwifery program at the University of Colorado prepares nurses to provide safe and competent care to women and their families during the childbearing years. The hybrid program is completed both online and in-class and offers options in AD RN to CNM, Master's Completion, and Post Graduate Certificate.

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.

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.