Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Georgetown University

Program Details

Take your career to the next level with the online MSN with a concentration in Nurse-Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner program from Georgetown University. This program employs live online classes, on-campus intensives, and clinical placements to give you the knowledge and skills required to manage women’s normal obstetrical and gynecological needs, as well as provide care to normal newborns. Graduates are eligible to sit for board certification exams through the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) and the National Certification Corporation (NCC). Passing these exams leads to certification as a WHNP and a Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM).

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME)

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Georgetown University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires three on-campus intensives.
  • Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree or CNL/entry-level MSN from a CCNE- or ACEN-accredited program.

The Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME) for the basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses. The ACME has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a programmatic accrediting agency for nurse-midwifery education programs since 1982. The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for the nursing education programs at the baccalaureate and graduate degree levels. Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate, graduate, and residency programs in nursing.

Restricted States

New York, International