Birthingway College Of Midwifery

Overview of Birthingway College Of Midwifery

The main campus of Birthingway is in Portland, OR (a large city). The school is a private, not-for-profit school. Birthingway offers degrees up to the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

The school students most commonly major in a field related to nursing and emergency medicine.

Birthingway Selectivity

Birthingway does not accept everyone who applies.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 78 enrolled students. Older students (40+ years old, e.g.) are welcome and common at Birthingway. Females make the bulk of the student body at the school.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Birthingway

Birthingway College of Midwifery
12113 SE Foster Rd
Portland , OR 97266
General Phone: (503) 760-3131

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Birthingway Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine8direct entry midwifery

Number of programs and degrees for Birthingway in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years31
Bachelor's degree51

Birthingway Student Body

In 2007-2008, Birthingway had a total enrollment of 78 students (31 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 40%
Black 1%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown 57%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 1%
22-24 9%
25-29 38%
30-34 21%
35-39 8%
40-49 12%
50-64 3%

Birthingway Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Birthingway Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Portland, Oregon for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Oregon Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Birthingway Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Birthingway participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3668300)

Birthingway Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Direct Entry Midwifery (LM, CPM)

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Birthingway Highlights

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What Sets Birthingway Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
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