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Nurse-Midwifery Admissions Requirements
Prospective students must hold an Associate Degree in Nursing degree (ADN) from an accredited institution of higher learning.
Students will be eligible for admission if they have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale and possess a license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state in which they work. The admissions committee reserves the right to interview applicants who have less than a 3.0 GPA.
Applicants must hold an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited institution of higher learning. Students will be eligible for admission if they have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale and possess a license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state in which they work.
Each applicant must complete the following prerequisite coursework with grades of C or better and a minimum 3.0 GPA, prior to starting this pathway:
Human Anatomy and Physiology (6-8 semester hours)
Microbiology (3-4 semester hours)
Statistics (3 semester hours)
Ethics (3 semester hours)
Nutrition (3 semester hours)
English (6 semester hours)
Math (3 semester hours)
Humanities/Social Sciences (12 semester hours)
Note: Students who already hold a Bachelor's degree should apply directly to the MSN program.
The RN-MSN: Nurse-Midwifery specialty accepts students for the fall semester only each year. To be considered for this option, you must submit an online application prior to the deadline. Only completed applications will be reviewed by the admissions committee.
You must complete both the Nursing CAS and GW Supplemental online applications.
NOTE: All applicants to the RN-MSN: Nurse-Midwifery specialty are required to review the Criminal Background Check and Drug Screening Policy and complete both procedures upon acceptance into the program.
The application systems are accessed through our homepage at GW School of Nursing and require supporting documents of a resume, personal statement, and 2 letters of recommendation.
Applicants must comply with all required university policies regarding student admission requirements.