(See JNM 34: 341–348)
Students in the pilot Community-Based Nurse-Midwifery Education Program are admitted to the FSMFN* and FPB CWRU.† It is a graduate program leading to a Certificate in Nurse-Midwifery from the FSMFN and a Master's Degree from CWRU. Students who enter with a Master's Degree may take Nurse-Midwifery only or become candidates for doctoral studies at CWRU.
The director is Eunice K. M. Ernst, CNM, MPH.
|Degrees offered:||MSN research project required (No Degree option for students with MSN)|
|Duration:||Self-paced within parameter of 2-2½ years + 1 semester (MSN) CWRU|
|Tuition:||$6,000/year + $4,500 (CWRU semester equivalent) = $16,500 $150 application fee at-cost orientation ($200)|
|Primary clinical sites:||Approved nurse-midwifery practice in or near home community with a qualified nurse-midwife faculty preceptor|
|Admission requirements:||BSN with 3.0 GPA MAT or GRE Motivated Adult Learner Statistics (prerequisite) Must have approved Preceptor site in or near student's home community|