The George Washington School of Nursing offers an accredited online Master of Science in Nursing degree in Nurse-Midwifery. The program provides students with didactic and clinical experience in all aspects of the midwifery process in a variety of settings.
Coursework focuses on women’s health and primary care including antepartum, perinatal, postpartal, and neonatal. The program encourages experiences in ambulatory and community sites including rural and medically underserved healthcare settings. Graduates are eligible to sit for the national certification exam from the American Midwifery Certification Board.
The curriculum of this online Nurse Midwifery program includes subjects such as:
- Population health
- Advanced health assessment and diagnostic reasoning
- Advanced pharmacology
- Nursing leadership
- Genetics for healthcare providers
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- This program is a collaborative option between George Washington University School of Nursing and Shenandoah University. At least three visits to campus are required.