Frontier seeks to meet the needs of prospective nurse-midwives who do not want to leave their home communities to obtain the graduate education they desire to fulfill their professional aspirations by offering:
Heritage - Established in 1939, Frontier is the oldest and largest continually operating midwifery institution in the United States. Also established the first family nurse practitioner program in the country
Distance Education - A leader in distance education since 1989, Frontier allows you to your complete coursework and clinical practicum in your home community via coursework distributed through the Internet.
Experience - Boasting students from all fifty states and twelve foreign countries, Frontier has prepared over 2,000 nurses for advance practice.
Community - Frontier strives to create a collaborative enviroment that will support you on your journey to becoming an advanced practice nurse. By utilizing the community of inquiry as the basis of our educational platform, we ensure that you never walk alone during your educational experience.