Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University
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Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Highlights

Prepare yourself for the challenges and rewards of the nursing profession. The BScN program gives you the technical knowledge, human understanding and practical skills to administer responsible and client-centered care as a registered nurse (RN) in a variety of health care practice agencies (institutional, community and international) and with people who have a variety of health concerns.

Careers

Graduates are eligible to write the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX). Upon successful completion of the NCLEX you apply for registration to the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) to practice as a registered nurse.

Admission Requirements

Selective admission

  • Grade 12 or mature student status (or equivalent)
  • English 12/English 12 First Peoples with a minimum 73% (or equivalent)
  • Biology 12 with a minimum 67% (or equivalent)
  • Foundations of Math 12 (recommended) or Pre-Calculus 12 with a minimum C+ or equivalent
  • Chemistry 11 with a 67% (or equivalent)
  • One additional Science 11 or Science 12 with a minimum 67% (or equivalent)
  • Letter of Introduction – (2 typed pages) brief personal history (including health care related experiences), reasons for choosing nursing, and positive attributes you bring to the program and nursing profession.

Next Steps

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Contact

Specific questions about this program?
Email: admissions@tru.ca
Phone: 250-828-5036

International students with specific questions about this program?
Email: iapply@tru.ca
Phone: 250-828-5252