Please note: updated grade ranges for 2019/2020 will be added to the program pages as they become available.
Full Time: Four Year
Part Time: Five to Six Years; Post-Baccalaureate Option Available
Bachelor of Health Sciences
Supplementary application form, personal letter, interview (when requested)
*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2019 admission/wait list consideration will be determined based on grades and qualifications presented by the applicant pool as they become available. Required grade ranges may fluctuate from year to year (up or down) as a result of competition. Applicants not educated in Ontario may present the equivalent of the Ontario requirements. Ryerson reserves the right to determine equivalency at its sole discretion.
Over half of the program is spent in clinical midwifery and interprofessional placements; mix of social and biological science foundation courses; faculty engaged in clinical work; innovative classroom and distance formats; student learning and research symposiums; program focus on social justice; professionally related workshops, conferences, guest speakers and other training opportunities.
Write the Canadian Midwifery Registration Examination and apply for registration with the College of Midwives of Ontario.
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Domestic Fees Range: $7,095 - $7,598
International Fees Range: $27,218 - $28,570
Part-Time Format (One to Eight or More Courses)
Domestic Fees Range: $884 - $5,395
International Fees Range: $2,862 - $21,217
For detailed fees information visit Fees by Program.
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including the following program specific requirements.
Typically, a minimum overall average of 75% establishes eligibility for admission consideration; subject to competition individual programs may require higher prerequisite grades and/or higher overall averages:
- English/Anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U preferred)
- Biology (SBI4U)
- Chemistry (SCH4U)
- One Grade 12 U/M course in Canadian World Studies or the Social Sciences and Humanities.
- Minimum 75% required in each subject and minimum 75% overall average.
Note: The Midwifery Education Program is a highly competitive and limited enrolment program. Successful applicants normally have completed a minimum of one or more years of university or have equivalent experience before applying. We strongly encourage recent high school graduates interested in the program to gain further educational, work and/or volunteer experience prior to applying to the program.
Visit the midwifery admissions page for further details on the admissions process.
Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Do not submit non-academic material until after you have submitted your application for admission and accessed your Choose>Ryerson Applicant Portal. You will receive an Acknowledgement email that will include your Ryerson Student Number. Your Ryerson Student Number must be clearly printed on all non-academic materials you submit.
Your Non-Academic requirements must be received by February 1, 2019.
The following documents can be downloaded directly from the Midwifery Education Program website:
- Cover sheet
- Midwifery Supplementary Application Form
- Personal letter form (4 copies)
Please note: These documents must be opened with Adobe Acrobat.