Admission Requirements

  • Evidence of current Registered Nurse Certificate of Registration (College of Nurses of Ontario) or equivalent as approved by the Colleges of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certificate
  • Minimum of 70% overall average in a BScN or equivalent from a post-secondary institution
  • Applicants must have the equivalent of 2 years full-time nursing practice within the past 5 years. Preference will be given to Ontario residents whose work experience in nursing has been continuous and who have practical experience in one or more of the following areas: primary health care; ambulatory care; public health; community health; long term care; emergency care or outpost nursing.

How to Apply

Although applications are accepted on a continual basis, to be considered in the initial Admission & Funding decisions for the Fall (September) semester, students are encouraged to apply by FEBRUARY 1.

Please Direct All Documents To:

Faculty of Graduate Studies
Lakehead University
955 Oliver Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B 5E1

Documents to Be Submitted

In order for your application package to be considered complete, you must submit one (1) completed copy of each of the following: