Midwife, Certified Direct-entry

Licensing Authority

Alaska Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development
Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
State Board of Certified Direct-Entry Midwives
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK, 99811 -0806
phone: 907.465.2580
fax: 907.465.2974
email: renee.hoffard@alaska.gov


Non-refundable application fee $250
Certification $1,450
Biennial renewal $1,450

Apprentice Midwife
Non-refundable application fee $125
Permit $125 (2 year)
Renewal $125


Applicants must be high school graduates or the equivalent and must have completed state board approved schooling and supervised clinical experience for a minimum of one year. They must pass a national exam.

Number of Licenses on December 31, 2015

Midwife: 39
Midwife apprentice: 19

Last updated January 2016.