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IPEDS ID: 442949
OPE ID: 03668300
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Birthingway College of Midwifery
12113 SE Foster Rd, Portland, Oregon 97266
General information:  (503) 760-3131
Type:  4-year, Private not-for-profit
Awards offered:  Associate's degree
Two but less than 4 years certificate
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:  City: Large
Campus housing:  No
Student population:  76 (all undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  5 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Institutions--Other health professions schools
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Credit Accepted
Credit for life experiences
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2014Full timePart time
Total faculty020
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-0
Average undergraduate student tuition and fees for academic year2014-2015
Alternative Tuition Plans
  • No alternative tuition plans are offered by this institution.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2013-2014
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid13138%$174,726$5,636
Pell grants3138%$110,609$3,568
Federal student loans4960%$508,955$10,387
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2013-2014, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2014
Total enrollment (all undergraduate)76
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment0
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:
Full-time: 36%
Part-time: 64%Student Gender:
Male: 0%
Female: 100%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 3%
Black or African American: 1%
Hispanic/Latino: 3%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 83%
Two or more races: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 9%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 17%
25 and over: 78%
Age unknown: 5%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2013.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 0%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 100%
Undergraduate application fee (2014-2015): $75
  • This institution does not admit full-time first-time degree/certificate-seeking students, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in the cohort year, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2013-2014
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramAssociateBachelorUndergraduate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Health Professions and Related Programs
Direct Entry Midwifery-131
Lactation Consultant5--
Category total5131
Grand total5131
Educational Benefits, 2013-2014
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Midwifery Education Accreditation Council8/14/1996 - 10/1/2006Accredited
10/1/2006 -  Accredited
2013 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201120122013
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201120122013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Aggravated assault000
Motor vehicle theft000
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201220112010
Default rate5.5%5.2%-
Number in default22-
Number in repayment3638-
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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