More information about the NMEP

Accreditation:

The UPR NMEP is fully accredited by the ACNM Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME) (formerly ACNM Division of Accreditation), 8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1550, Silver Spring, MD 20910-6374; Tel: 240-485-1802, www.midwife.org/acme, email contact for ACME: Jaime Sampson, Administrative Assistant, Esta dirección de correo electrónico está siendo protegida contra los robots de spam. Necesita tener JavaScript habilitado para poder verlo. .

Admission/Graduation:

The program admits a limited number of students. For the past 5 years, admission range from 2-8 students per cohort. The university allows a maximum of 5 years to complete graduation requirements. The last 5-year graduation rate is 50- 100%.

Certification:

Graduates are eligible to take the national certification examination offered by the
American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB)
849 International Drive, Suite 120
Linthicum, MD 21090


Phone: 410-694-9424
Toll-Free: 866-366-9632
Fax: 410-694-9425
www.amcbmidwife.org

Certification is highly recommended but optional. Of those who have taken the exam, the combined pass rate for initial and retake in the last 5 years is 50%.