A variety of criteria will be
used by the Midwifery Candidate
Screening and Selection Committee in
making a decision about your
acceptance. To be eligible for
admission to Philadelphia
University's Master of Science
Program in Midwifery, you must have
the following credentials:
baccalaureate degree from an
accredited college or university
with a minimum cumulative grade
point average of 3.0.
Completion of or current
enrollment in an ACME (Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education) accredited
program with a minimum
cumulative grade point average
Standardized test scores (GRE or the MAT) are recommended but not required.
Completion of a three-credit
statistics course. If you'd like suggestion for on-line statistics courses, please contact us.
The Admissions Committee will also
consider additional criteria
letters of reference
- Writing sample - a critique of an article that appeared in the Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health within the last year (not required for students/graduates of Philadelphia University's Post-Master's Certificateprogram).
- Professional resume
- Personal essay
Click here to download application
Click here to download recommendation form
Click here for essay and writing criteria
have further questions concerning
the program itself, please contact:
Dana B. Perlman, CNM, MSN
Midwifery Admissions Coordinator