Empowering Community Service Training –
The Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing
The Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing is the forefront in “distance education from the birth place of nurse-midwifery and family nursing in America.”
Delivering edifying course work using web-based, distance education courses, the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing allows students across the globe to achieve their higher education goals without leaving home for his nursing classes. The Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing offers both a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Post Masters certificates leading to education as a certified nurse-midwife (CNM), family nurse practitioner (FNP) and/or a women’s health care nurse practitioner (WHCNP), which are all ideal for the nurse who is interested in continuing education in her own community setting.
The programs provided by the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing require only 2 on-campus sessions including 5 days orientation to start and 2 weeks seminars and intensive skill workshops before finally being qualified to begin his clinical experience. More importantly, the students are allowed to get the hands on clinical experience required in the health care professions by using clinics, hospitals and preceptors in their own community.
The Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing offers such benefits with the noble intention of continuing its mission as a private, non-profit, non-residential community-based distance education nursing school. The Frontier School aims to provide a high quality education that prepares nurses to become competent, professional, ethical and concerned nurse-midwives and nurse practitioners providing focused primary care for women and families residing on rural and medically underserved populations.
The community service training program of the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing emphatically educates based on inculcated beliefs that: the midwifery and nurse practitioner education has essential content; learning occurs at a rate varying with each individuals, hence self-direction assuming major responsibility for own student learning practice and evaluation is effective; and that the community-based education meets the needs of those nursing students for whom conventional residential education programs are not available or who learn best through directed independent study.
The remarkable features of the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing gained them much acknowledgement as the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools accreditation, the Commonwealth of Kentucky Council of Postsecondary Education licensure, the American College of Nurse-Midwives Division of Accreditation (ACNMDOA) institutional authorization, and the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) accreditation – as the school continues its education revolving around a solid base of knowledge and skills acquired through study, observations and experiences, providing the way for safe and thoughtful health care for all the family’s needs.