College of Nursing
Nurse Midwifery
Program Overview
Midwifery class of 2018

About the Midwifery Education Program

The purpose of the nurse-midwifery concentration is to prepare professional nurses as safe and competent practitioners of nurse-midwifery who are eligible for certification by the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB).

Graduates from this program will earn a Masters in Nursing Science (MSN) degree or a Post Masters Certificate in nurse-midwifery. Upon completion of this program the graduate will be eligible to sit for the American Midwifery Certification Board exam. Upon successful completion of this exam the graduate will be able to use the title “Certified Nurse-Midwife” (CNM). Click here to see how you can enroll in our program at East Carolina University.

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The East Carolina University nurse-midwifery program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME), 8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1550, Silver Spring, MD 20910; 240-485-1802,