Description

Birthwise Midwifery School in Bridgton, Maine, offers training programs and continuing education courses for future and practicing midwives. Birthwise Midwifery School also offers distance-learning options.

Birthwise Midwifery School offers a three-year on-campus program that prepares students for professional midwife certification. Students in this program attend classes two to three days per week, and also undertake a local clinical assignment at a facility that uses midwives.

The school offers a similar program called the Community Program for those who live in other states. Those in the Community Program complete clinical hours in their home community. They also go to Bridgton several times per year to meet with faculty.

Birthwise Midwifery School has a continuing education division, as well. Continuing education courses are for practicing midwives who would like to expand their skills.

The school’s on-campus certificate program enrolls new students every September. Admissions applications are due in the spring prior to enrollment. Applicants are also encouraged to visit the school.

Birthwise Midwifery School awards federal financial aid to assist eligible students with tuition costs. The FAFSA or federal financial aid application is required of all aid applicants. Types of aid include loans and grants.

Quick Facts about Birthwise Midwifery School

Region

Northeast

Setting

Rural Setting

Type

Private/For Profit

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

Enrollment

33

Students

Total Students
33

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
57%
Part-Time
43%

Ethnic Diversity

African American
3%
Caucasian
94%
Asian
3%

International Students

International
13%
Domestic
87%

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