McMaster University

Midwifery

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Program Information

School:McMaster University
Faculty:Faculty of Health Sciences
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Birthing and Parenting Knowledge and Skills
Direct Entry Midwifery (LM, CPM)
Description:The four year program which spans nine terms, includes courses from basic sciences, social sciences, health sciences, women's studies and electives, in addition to clinical courses. A variety of course formats include classroom, distance learning through web conferencing and print-based self-study courses. Teaching methods include lecture format, small group tutorials, self-directed activities and practical learning experiences in both laboratory and clinical practice settings.

URL:Midwifery at McMaster University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,735
International: $28,484

Cost per year is based on 30 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.
Scholarships:1

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Classical Studies 

Applicants are required to have at least six Grade 12 U/M level courses, including: ENG4U, SBI4U, and SCH4U. Note: Students must obtain a minimum grade of 75% in each of the required courses.

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 176] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]

Students who have been asked to meet McMaster's English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 176, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 23, 2017