admissions


FSTM is committed to an environment that embraces diversity, respects the rights of all individuals, is open and accessible, and is free of harassment and discrimination based on, but not limited to, ethnicity, race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, parenthood/pregnancy status, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, veteran status, physical appearance and genetic information. FSTM does not discriminate in its programs and activities, including employment and admissions.

Classes are seated once per year, in the Fall. Aspiring students must submit a complete application before the final application deadline, attend an interview day, and complete all prerequisite requirements before the start of term in order to qualify for Fall Enrollment.

Prerequisites

  • 18 years or older (required)

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Completion of college-level Math course (3 credits) or passing score of 50 on the CLEP exam *Note: preparatory or remedial courses will not be accepted; Statistics courses will not be accepted; must pass the course with a grade of "C" or higher

  • Completion of college-level English course (3 credits) or passing score of 50 on the CLEP exam *Note: preparatory or remedial courses will not be accepted; must pass the course with a grade of "C" or higher

  • Completion of college-level Medical Terminology (3 credits) course *Note: must pass the course with a grade of "C" or higher

  • Certification in “Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers” through an AHA or Red Cross approved, in-person course.

The following items are uploaded online at the time of application:

  • Current CV / resume and cover letter

  • Proof of completion of college-level Math and English courses (or proof of passing score on CLEP exams)

  • Proof of completion of college-level Medical Terminology course

  • Notarized name change document(s) (if applicable)

  • Copies of any professional licenses (if applicable)

  • Essay questions (click here for a Word file of the essay questions; some applicants prefer to write their answers ahead of time and copy/paste the answers into the application)

The following additional items must be submitted directly to FSTM:

  • $100 application fee (pay via PayPal at the end of the application, or an invoice will be sent to you via email once your completed application has been received)

  • Notarized copy of your high school diploma or official transcripts (sent directly from your institution to FSTM)

  • Official transcripts from all post secondary schools, colleges, universities, or vocational programs attended (sent directly from your institution to FSTM)

  • A completed FAFSA (use school code 038565) if you will be applying for financial aid

After your complete application has been received, FSTM will contact you to set up an applicant interview.

Upon completion of your application, if you are requesting Advanced Standing credit, please use this form and email it to kaudette@midwiferyschool.org and/or print it out and bring it to your interview.

Need assistance?

If you have questions or need assistance with your application, we are here to help!

Phone: (352)338-0766
Email: info@midwiferyschool.org