Top Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Masters degree Programs - 2023

Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery programs prepare registered nurses to independently deliver babies and treat mothers in the prenatal, delivery, and post-delivery periods. Includes instruction in pre-delivery screening, physician referral, and the care of infants during the delivery and immediate post-delivery phases.

For all the 509 degrees awarded in Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery per year, the majority of them are Masters degree. Out of the 438 students graduating with degrees at the Masters degree level in the US, 99% percent identify as women and 1% percent identify as men. Though students at schools all over the country study Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery, Kentucky has the most graduates. The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery is $57,500.

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See where Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery

If you’re interested in Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery, then you should consider these top colleges, including Vanderbilt University, Bethel University and the University of Pennsylvania. Vanderbilt University is our best ranked institution for a degree in Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery with 26 students graduating with this major annually at the Masters degree level. Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Majors

Majoring in Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery, your education can be applied to different careers. Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery majors go on to pursue jobs including Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary and Nurse Midwives which are in high demand. Some of the jobs with the highest salary for Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery majors include Nurse Midwives, Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary .

Top Paying Careers for Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery

  1. Nurse Midwives   (Median Wage: $112,830)
  2. Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $77,440)

Most in Demand Careers for Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery

  1. Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
  2. Nurse Midwives
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