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School of Nursing and Midwifery

Our nursing and midwifery programs are practice-focussed and fully accredited with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia. 

The School of Nursing and Midwifery will help you fulfil your ambitions of making a difference in people’s lives with a career in Nursing and/or Midwifery.

Our disciplines

Professional accreditation

Our Nursing and Midwifery programs are accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) and are approved programs with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Program rules and inherent requirements

The Bachelor of Nursing is currently seeking accreditation with the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Council.

To maintain our professional accreditation, this program has program rules and inherent requirements (PDF 255KB) that cover admission, progression and graduation. Students need to be familiar with these program rules.

Services

Midwifery Continuity of Care

If you are in the early stages of your pregnancy our Midwifery Continuity of Care program gives you the opportunity to receive free care from a USQ midwifery student under the supervision of a registered midwife.

Facilities

The Midwifery Simulation Centre provides a supportive and realistic environment for students to develop clinical nursing and midwifery skills.

Research

The School of Nursing and Midwifery is committed to growing and sustaining a vibrant research culture in staff that are committed to making a difference in the health of individuals, communities and populations through high quality nursing- and midwifery-led research as well as key leaders in multidisciplinary research in health.