These schools usually are accredited by the Midwifery Education and Accreditation Council (MEAC), whose accreditation mirrors that of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) requirements and satisfies the Board’s criteria.What is the American midwifery certification board?
The American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) is the national certifying body for candidates in nurse-midwifery and midwifery who have received their graduate level education in programs accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME).What is an licensed midwife?
Licensed Midwives are individuals licensed to practice midwifery. A midwife may attend cases of normal pregnancy and childbirth, provide prenatal, intrapartum, and postpartum care.How do I become a midwife in California?
There are three pathways to licensure as a midwife in California: Candidates must complete a three-year postsecondary education program in an accredited midwifery school approved by the Medical Board of California (Board).