School of Midwifery


Is the only midwifery school operating as a unit in a university. It offers midwifery education that prepares qualified students to become professional midwives equipped with adequate knowledge, skills and appropriate attitude necessary to provide midwifery services with competency and dedication.

The MCU School of Midwifery recognizes that midwifery education is responsive to the emerging national and global midwifery practice and development. The school offers the revised 2 year-midwifery program to enable the graduates to fit in the restructured health care system of the country.

Diploma in Midwifery
A two-year program consisting of general education and professional courses that prepare students for entry-level midwifery competencies. This 2-year direct entry program includes Clinical Practicum in Foundations of Midwifery, Normal Obstetrics and Care of the Newborn, Introduction to High Risk Obstetrics, Basic care of Infants and Feeding, Basic Family Planning, Primary Health Care and Midwifery Ethics, Law and Practice. Graduates of the program are qualified to take the government licensure examination.

Student Organization

School of Midwifery Student Council
Develops the students’ talents through active participation in activities geared towards the promotion of physical, intellectual, spiritual, cultural and social development.