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MSN Nurse Midwifery Track
Philosophy of Care

TTUHSC NMW faculty and students believe women deserve quality, woman-centered, evidence-based, interprofessional health care where the woman is the central focus of the team activities within the family unit context.

Purpose

The purpose of the TTUHSC NMW Program is to educate nurse midwives for improving women's health across the reproductive life cycle and beyond through scholarship, interprofessional teamwork, woman-centered care, and service.

Overview

The TTUHSC School of Nursing Nurse Midwifery Track is a distance education track that requires 51 semester hours for degree completion. Courses are online or web-enhanced. Web-enhanced courses combine both online and face-to-face classroom study/learning activities. The Nurse-Midwifery Track requires occasional travel to the Lubbock campus. The average cost per semester hour is between $300 and $400. Upon completion of the degree graduates qualify to take the American Midwifery Certification Board exam.

The Graduate Program in Midwifery Education at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is granted Initial Accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education, 8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1550, Silver Spring, Maryland, 20910-6374, 240.485.1802 http://www.midwife.org/Accreditation.

Length
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The MSN Nurse Midwifery track is completed in 51 semester credit hours. A Post Masters Nurse Midwifery Certificate is also available to those who currently hold a Master of Science in Nursing and wish to assume a specialized role in midwifery.

Cost

Current tuition information can be found here or you may contact Student Business Services from 8:30am-4pm CST at
806-743-7867. Additional school fees applied may vary.

Financial Aid

Financial aid (student loans, grants, scholarships) are available upon admittance to the School of Nursing. Additional information may be found at the Financial Aid Office web site at http://www.ttuhsc.edu/financialaid or by calling 806-743-3025.

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