Bachelor of Science in Nursing

4 years Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Learn nursing theory and practice, including eight clinical practicums


This integrated, collaborative nursing program leads to a BScN awarded by Canadore's partnering institution, Nipissing University. This training will prepare you to meet the present and future needs of health care. Graduates will be eligible to write the nurse registration examination, and upon successful completion, can apply for registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario and will be able to practise as beginning professionals in a variety of clinical settings. This program offers students an innovative way of learning that incorporates the best of both college and university learning experiences. 

Note: Students must apply to Nipissing University through the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre ( Inquiries may also be directed to the Nipissing University Admissions Office at 705.474.3450 ext. 4761,

Your Future Career

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Public health
  • Home nursing

What You Learn

  • Nursing theory and practice
  • Human anatomy and physiology
  • Microbiology, molecular and cell biology
  • Nursing in specialized settings
  • Pharmacology
  • Developmental psychology

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OSSD with six (6) 4U/4M credits including English, Biology and Chemistry

A minimum 70% average is required. 

Academic Upgrading

Bachelor of Science in Nursing