Steps to Become a Certified Nurse-Midwife
- Obtain RN license through two- or four-year degree-granting program.
- Complete the NCLEX-RN exam.
- Gain one to two years of direct mother/baby experience as an RN before applying to graduate school.
- Complete core health and science coursework, clinical hours and skills training in a midwifery graduate education program.
- Pass the certification exam through the AMCB.