Program of Study

Program of Study

The following CNM program of study* is for students entering the DNP program with an RN and Advanced Practice Nursing Immersion (APNI) students who have successfully completed pre-licensure year one. All midwifery students are enrolled full-time.

The CNM Doctor of Nursing Practice program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME), 8403 Colesville Road, Suite 1550, Silver Spring, MD 20910; 240-485-1802,

Certified Nurse Midwifery - CNM

Summer Quarter - 12 creditsSummer Quarter - 10 creditsSummer Quarter - 5 credits
6004 Pharmacology for Registered Nurses
6110 Ethical Care for Social Justice
6130 Foundations of Nursing Knowledge
6021 Mental Health In Primary Care and Community Lab
6121 Mental Health In Primary Care and Community
6206 Primary Care of Women
6201 Midwifery Clinical Practicum I
Fall Quarter - 16 creditsFall Quarter - 13 creditsFall Quarter - 14 credits
6017 Health Care System Economic and Financial Analysis
6020 Epidemiology
6024 Advanced Pathophysiology
6120 Population-Based Health Care
6011 Informatics
6202 Antepartum and Newborn Care
6204 Gynecologic and Reproductive Health
6009 Advanced Practice Nursing Roles and Functions
6160 Leadership in Health Systems
6203 Midwifery Clinical Practicum II
6901 DNP Project Internship I
Winter Quarter - 11 creditsWinter Quarter - 12 creditsWinter Quarter - 7-9 credits
6001 Advanced Health Assessment Lab
6101 Advanced Health Assessment Theory
6014 Nursing Theory and Critical Inquiry
6075 Differential Diagnosis
6018 Program Design and Evaluation
6015 Critical Inquiry II
6208 Intrapartum Care
6207 Midwifery Integration I
6903 DNP Project Internship II
Spring Quarter - 6 creditsSpring Quarter - 9 creditsSpring Quarter - 7-9 credits
6010 Health Care Policy
6190 Quality Improvement Processes
6042 Pharmacology in Advanced Practice Nursing
6212 Midwifery History and Professional Issues
6200 Lifesaving Skills
6209 Midwifery Integration II
6905 DNP Project Internship III
DNP Project Presentation

*Program of study shown is based on 2019-2020 AY. Curriculum is subject to change. All courses begin with prefix NURS.