Become an expert and gain the knowledge, values, attitudes and competencies reflecting the philosophy, nature and scope of nursing in northern rural and remote areas.
Understand the discovery, integration, application and dissemination of knowledge delimited by rigour and ethical integrity.
Students will develop a richer understanding of the discipline of nursing and its relationship to the context of health care service delivery and policy issues. The program also broadens learners' understanding of nursing by encouraging them to engage with scholars from other departments and disciplines as well as those with other professional experiences.
This is not a distance program, online courses are offered to allow for some distance learning.
MScN for Post Nurse Practitioners
Laurentian University has developed an MScN program for people who have completed an NP diploma and are registered as NPs in Ontario. This is a course-based program. Students will need to complete four core MScN courses and one 3 credit elective.
NOTE: THE DEADLINE FOR ALL COMPLETED APPLICATIONS IS FEBRUARY 1 OF EACH YEAR. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THIS DEADLINE, OR INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE REVIEWED.
In addition to this application process, you will be required to submit the following documents to Laurentian University Admissions via my.laurentian.ca:
Education, home care, palliative care, nursing in various hospital units and healthcare settings, research.
Settings: Health Sciences North, Sudbury & District Health Unit, Community Care Access Centre, hospitals and clinics and post-secondary institutions across Ontario.