Birthwise Midwifery School in Bridgton

Bridgton, ME

Birthwise Midwifery School offers 3-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 6:1. Acceptance Rate is 60%. 11% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at Birthwise Midwifery School is 23201$, that is above national average.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Birthwise Midwifery School is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$23,201
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Birthwise Midwifery School students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000--
$30,001 - $48,000$23,201
$48,001 - $75,000--
$75,001 - $110,000--
$110,001+--

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Formal demonstration of competencies

Recommended:

    Neither required nor recommended:

    • Secondary school GPA
    • Secondary school rank
    • Completion of college-preparatory program
    • Admission test scores
    • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
    • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

    Finance

    Charges:

    • Typical room charge for academic year: -

    • Typical board charge for academic year: -

    • Combined charge for room and board: -

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    Types of financial aids

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    24 of Birthwise Midwifery School undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 34 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Birthwise Midwifery School number 38 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Maine.

    Students at Birthwise Midwifery School awarded 2 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal student loans.

    Students services

    Career

    Academic/career counseling service

    Employment services for students

    Living & meal

    Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

    Institution provide on-campus housing

    Institution provides board or meal plan

    Veteran Services Available

    Yellow Ribbon Program

    Disability services

    3%

    Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

    Does not offer distance education opportunities

    Alternative tuition plans

    Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

    Tuition payment plan

    Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

    Applying information

    Average number of admissions to one applicant

    1 : 1

    Average number of applicants to one enrolled

    1 : 1

    Admission considerations

    Required:

    • Secondary school record
    • Recommendations
    • Formal demonstration of competencies

    Recommended:

      Neither required nor recommended:

      • Secondary school GPA
      • Secondary school rank
      • Completion of college-preparatory program
      • Admission test scores
      • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
      • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

      Acceptance Rate

      The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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      60%

      In comparison to National Average

      Birthwise Midwifery School acceptance rate is below national average.

      In comparison to state Average

      Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 67%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 7%.

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      60%
      BELOW AVERAGE

      In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $20k - $30k price range

      Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 72%, so Birthwise Midwifery School acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 12%.

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      60%
      BELOW AVERAGE

      Admissions yield

      Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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      67%

      Total

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      33%

      Full time

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      33%

      Part time

      Retention rate

      Full-time retention rate

      100%

      Part-time retention rate

      100%

      The Birthwise Midwifery School full-time retention rate is 100% and part-time retention rate is 100%.

      Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and continue studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

      Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it demonstrates that school offers quality curriculum, good student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

      Student Body

      The student-to-faculty ratio at Birthwise Midwifery School is 6:1, that means that for every 6 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

      Student-to-faculty ratio

      6:1

      Number of international students

      8
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      11%

      Percent of international students

      Students enrollment in distance education

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      In Birthwise Midwifery School the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

      Distance education location breakdown

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      Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Birthwise Midwifery School and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

      Academic Programs

      Number of degree programs offered

      Birthwise Midwifery School offers 3 programs in total: 3 are for 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs.

      This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 41 universities in Maine state, with one of the highest number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate.

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      Total credit/contact hours

      Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Maine state average data to help you compare.

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      Birthwise Midwifery School provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

      In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 46 students with 1391 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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      Location & Website

      Address: 24 South High Street

      Place:

      Religious affiliation: Not applicable

      Calendar system: Semester

      General Phone Number: +2076475968

      Institution is active in current year: 1

      Institution's internet website address: birthwisemidwifery.edu

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