MS - Midwifery Completion

College

  • Online
  • College of Health Professions

Degree Earned

  • Master of Science

Program Length
36 Graduate Credits

Program Type

  • Online

Full-time or Part-time

Preferences
Bachelor's Degree
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Program Information

Name: Gloria Brinkley
Department: Midwifery & Women’s Health Programs
Organization: Jefferson – Center City Campus

130 S. Ninth Street, Suite 960
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Telephone: 215-951-2525

Admissions Information

MS in Midwife Completion program classes begin three times a year, in fall, spring and summer.

Make sure to follow the specific instructions on this page when applying for the MS in Midwife Completion program, as each Midwifery program has customized requirements.

We have rolling admissions and application materials are accepted throughout the year. The deadlines for complete admissions materials to be received are as follows: 

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester (August start)

APRIL 1 - Preferred Deadline
JUNE 1 - Final Deadline

Spring Semester (January start)

SEPTEMBER 1 - Preferred Deadline
November 1 - Final Deadline

Summer Semester (late May start)

MARCH 1 - Preferred Deadline
APRIL 1 - Final Deadline

MS Completion students have the additional option of a summer (late May) start.

Application Materials

To be eligible for admission to the Jefferson MS in Midwifery Completion program, you must have the following credentials:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Completion of a three-credit statistics course.
  • Completion of, or current enrollment in, an ACME (Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education) accredited midwifery education program with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Standardized test scores (GRE) are recommended but not required.
  • Two letters of reference. 
  • Academic Writing sample - a critique of an article that appeared in the Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health within the last year (not required of Midwifery Institute Alumnae).
  • Professional resume or CV

Qualified applicants will be granted a telephone interview by a Jefferson faculty member. If you have questions concerning the program, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions, 215-951-2943, InstituteofMidwifery@PhilaU.edu.