Online Certified Nurse Midwife Programs

in #life3 years ago (edited)

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I've been doing research on online Certified Nurse Midwife programs and thought I would share what I found. The programs are organized by the 2016 U.S. News rankings of the Best Nursing-Midwifery Programs and include the information I could find about tuition and admission requirements.

Stony Brook School of Nursing #23

Tuition: $765/hr, ~$34k
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree, 3.0 GPA, no GRE
Length of Program: 45 credits
First Time Pass Rates 2015: 80%

Frontier Nursing University #24

Tuition: ~$36k, additional $10k for DNP
Admission Requirements: 1 yr Bridge Program for RNs w/o BSN degree, 3.0 GPA, no GRE
Length of Program: 2-3 years (Full-time/Part-time), 64 credits, 2 campus visits
First Time Pass Rates 2013: 93.6%

Old Dominion University/Shenandoah University #24

Tuition: $538/hr, ~$25k
Admission Requirements: BSN
Length of Program: 2 years, 47 credits
First Time Pass Rates 2015: 86%

Thomas Jefferson University, formerly known as Philadelphia University #24

Tuition: $935/hr
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree, 3.0 GPA, GRE or writing sample
Length of Program: 2-3 years (Full-time/Part-time), 2 campus visits
First Time Pass Rates 2016: 89%

Georgetown University #28

Tuition: $1995/hr, ~$100k
Admission Requirements: BSN, 3.0 GPA, no GRE
Length of Program: 27 months, 49 credits, 1000+ clinical hours
First Time Pass Rates 2015: 90.5%
CNM/WHNP, Live classes

University of Cincinnati #38

Tuition: ~$43k
Admission Requirements: BSN, 1 year work experience in Maternal/Child (L&D preferred)
Length of Program: 24 months, 57 credits, 784 clinical hours, 2 campus visits

I am a Registered Nurse with an ASN. With the exception of Frontier, I'd have to complete my BSN before applying to any of these programs. I hope this information helps you in your search for an online CNM program.