Top Nursing-Midwifery Schools

Acording to the US News & World Report's Graduate Schools ranking, Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) tops the list of Best Graduate Nursing Programs in Midwifery, ahead of University of Pennsylvania (2nd).

OHSU School of Nursing  is also ranked among the Top 10 graduate schools of nursing in the country, and ranked No. 1 in the country in Certified Nurse Midwifery master's program according to U.S. News and World Report. In addition the School of Nursing is ranked in the top two percent in National Institutes of Health nursing research funding. The School of Nursing undergraduate and master programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing. The Nurse-Midwifery Program is accredited by the Division of Accreditation, American College of Nurse-Midwives; and The Nurse Anesthesia program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs.

Ranking of Top Nursing-Midwifery Schools:
1. Oregon Health and Science University
2. University of Pennsylvania
3. University of California–San Francisco/San Francisco General Hospital
3. University of New Mexico
3. Yale University
6. University of Illinois–Chicago
6. University of Minnesota–Twin Cities
8. Emory University
8. University of Michigan–Ann Arbor
8. University of Utah
8. University of Washington
12. Columbia University
12. Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing
12. University of Colorado–Denver
12. University of Florida
12. University of Kansas
12. Vanderbilt University
18. Marquette University
18. New York University
20. SUNY–Downstate Medical Center
21. Case Western Reserve Univ
21. Georgetown Univ
21. Univ of Maryland–Baltimore
21. Wayne State Univ
25. California State Univ–Fullerton
25. Medical Univ of South Carolina
25. Ohio State Univ
25. Shenandoah Univ
29. East Carolina Univ
29. SUNY–Stony Brook
29. Univ of Cincinnati
29. Univ of Miami
33. San Diego State Univ
33. Univ of Indianapolis
35. Univ of Rhode Island

Source: U.S. News & World Report 2008

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