Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Midwifery & Women's Health
Doctor of Midwifery

The first-ever professional Doctor of Midwifery from the Midwifery Institute at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) is designed to develop leadership skills for mid-career midwives. Students will advance clinical practice, education, policy or administration by uncovering new strategies and applying principles of implementation science.


Program Length

2 years

Program Format



Graduate Degree | See More


Preferred deadline: April 1
Final deadline: June 1

1 Apr

Preferred Deadline

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1 Jun

Final Deadline

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The program is available as a part or full-time program, starting during the spring or fall semester.

Contact Us

Admissions Contact:

Jefferson – East Falls Campus
Office of Graduate Admissions
ATTN:  Jaimie Anderson
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Phone: 215-951-0196

Program Contact:

Jefferson – Center City Campus 
Midwifery & Women’s Health Programs           
ATTN:  Gloria Brinkley              
130 S. 9th Street, Suite 960
Philadelphia, PA 19107                         

Phone:  215-951-2525   Fax:  215-503-5819