Doctor’s Degrees in Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Education Levels of Nursing Midwifery Majors
In 2018-2019, 5 doctor's degrees were awarded to nursing midwifery majors. This earns it the #16 spot on the list of the most popular doctor's degree programs in the nation.
The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in nursing midwifery at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Nursing Midwifery Majors With Doctor’s Degrees
More women than men pursue their doctor's degree in nursing midwifery. About 100.0% of graduates with this degree are female.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of nursing midwifery doctor’s degree students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
Most Popular Nursing Midwifery Programs for Doctor’s Degrees
There are 6 colleges that offer a doctor’s degree in nursing midwifery. Learn more about the most popular 6 below:
The most popular school in the United States for nursing midwifery students seekinga doctor's degree is Baylor University. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $42,842 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $32,130 per year.
For the 2018-2019 academic year, 4 doctor's degrees were handed out to nursing midwifery majors at Baylor. Of these students, 100% were women and 25% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.
Stony Brook University comes in at #2 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,070 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,310 per year.
The nursing midwifery program at Stony Brook University awarded 1 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.
Explore Major by State
Below are some popular majors that are similar to nursing midwifery that offer doctor’s degrees.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Family Practice Nursing||553|
*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
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