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Master’s Degrees in Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery

451 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
A master's degree in nursing midwifery is offered at 18 colleges in the United States. In recent years, the majority of the students getting degrees in this area were female, and 25% were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

Education Levels of Nursing Midwifery Majors

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 451 students earned their master's degree in nursing midwifery. This makes it the 14th most popular master's degree program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in nursing midwifery at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 451
Graduate Certificate 19
Doctor’s Degree 5

Earnings of Nursing Midwifery Majors With Master’s Degrees

At this time, we do not have the data to estimate the median earnings for this class of people.

Student Debt

The data on debt ranges for nursing midwifery majors who have their master's degree is not available.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their master's degree in nursing midwifery. About 99.6% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 2
Women 449
Gender Diversity of Master's Degrees in Nursing Midwifery

The racial-ethnic distribution of nursing midwifery master’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 7
Black or African American 41
Hispanic or Latino 49
White 328
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 26
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Nursing Midwifery Master's Degree Students

There are 18 colleges that offer a master’s degree in nursing midwifery. Learn more about the most popular 18 below:

#1

Frontier Nursing University

Hyden, Kentucky
297 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Frontier Nursing University tops the list of the most popular school in the U.S. for nursing midwifery majors who are seeking their master's degree. The nursing midwifery program at Frontier Nursing University awarded 297 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 100% were women and 22% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

22 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
27% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Cincinnati - Main Campus is the 2nd most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $9,476 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $12,790 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 22 master's degrees were handed out to nursing midwifery majors at UC. Of these students, 100% were women and 27% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#3

Emory University

Atlanta, Georgia
18 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
28% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Emory University comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $53,070 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $42,800 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 18 master's degrees were handed out to nursing midwifery majors at Emory. About 100% of this group were women, and 28% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#4

Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Tennessee
16 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
12% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 4th most popular school in the country for nursing midwifery majors who are seeking their master's degree is Vanderbilt University. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,800 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $48,624 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 16 master's degrees were handed out to nursing midwifery majors at Vanderbilt. About 100% of this group were women, and 12% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#5

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
15 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Pennsylvania comes in at #5 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $51,156 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $36,254 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 15 people received their master's degree in nursing midwifery from UPenn. About 100% of this group were women, and 33% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#6

Thomas Jefferson University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
14 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Thomas Jefferson University is the 6th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $40,680 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $21,420 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 14 people received their master's degree in nursing midwifery from Thomas Jefferson University. Around 50% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 100% were women.

13 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
54% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is the 7th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree 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.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 13 people received their master's degree in nursing midwifery from SUNY Downstate. Around 54% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 100% were women.

#8

Bethel University Minnesota

Saint Paul, Minnesota
12 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
8% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Bethel University Minnesota is the 8th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $38,300 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,700 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 12 people received their master's degree in nursing midwifery from Bethel University Minnesota. Around 8% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 100% were women.

11 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
27% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Oregon Health & Science University is the 9th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $14,220 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $20,412 per year.

The nursing midwifery program at Oregon Health & Science University awarded 11 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 100% were women and 27% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#10

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, New York
9 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Stony Brook University is the 10th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree 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.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 9 people received their master's degree in nursing midwifery from SUNY Stony Brook. About 100% of this group were women, and 33% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#11

New York University

New York, New York
7 Yearly Graduations
71% Women
71% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 11th most popular school in the country for nursing midwifery majors who are seeking their master's degree is New York University. Each year, around 52,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,684 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $33,408 per year.

The nursing midwifery program at New York University awarded 7 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 71% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 71% were women.

5 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Case Western Reserve University comes in at #12 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,450 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $46,524 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 5 people received their master's degree in nursing midwifery from Case Western. About 100% of this group were women, and 40% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#12

Wayne State University

Detroit, Michigan
5 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Wayne State University is the 12th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in nursing midwifery. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $13,024 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $16,285 per year.

The nursing midwifery program at Wayne State University awarded 5 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 100% were women and 20% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

4 Yearly Graduations
100% Women

The 14th most popular school in the country for nursing midwifery majors who are seeking their master's degree is Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,417 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $6,168 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 4 master's degrees were handed out to nursing midwifery majors at TTUHSC.

#15

George Washington University

Washington, District of Columbia
3 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
67% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 15th most popular school in the country for nursing midwifery majors who are seeking their master's degree is George Washington University. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $54,453 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $31,770 per year.

The nursing midwifery program at George Washington University awarded 3 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 67% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 100% were women.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to nursing midwifery that offer master’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Registered Nursing 17,491
Family Practice Nursing 13,773
Nursing Administration 7,493
Nursing Research & Other 1,922
Nursing Science 1,652

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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