York University - Graduate Studies

Nursing (MScN)

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Program Information

School:York University - Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Graduate Studies
Field of Study:Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description:York University's unique Master of Science in Nursing program was developed in response to changing attitudes towards the practice of nursing. With an innovative teaching approach that focuses on cultivating human relationships, it is perfectly positioned to respond to these challenges and will prepare you to be an influential voice in this important time of transition. York answers a growing demand for healthcare services and practitioners that focus on the experiences of human beings in a way that respects patients' values and choices about health and quality of life. This recognizes that every patient has a personal story.

Full-time students complete their degree in 4 terms (16 months). With part-time studies, you can achieve the same in three years. Starting September 2015 the generic program will require 5 terms (20 Months) to complete full-time or 8 terms (32 months) to complete.
URL:Nursing (MScN) at York University - Graduate Studies
Length:16 Month(s)
Careers:Nurses (RNs)

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
In considering candidates for the MScN program we will look beyond the minimum academic requirements. Preference will be given to nursing professionals whose academic interests are a good fit with the MScN program and our faculty research programs.
To be eligible for admission to the MScN Program, applicants must be registered with the College of Nurses of Ontario or registered in another Canadian province, and meet the following minimal admissions requirements: hold a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree (or equivalent such as a Bachelor of Nursing degree) from an accredited university program, with a minimum B average in the last two years of study; be a member of CNO, CNA, and carry liability protection with CNPS (Or the equivalent in the province where you reside - Please contact the Department for details). If you completed your undergraduate program on a part-time basis, we will look at the five most relevant senior-level full courses in your final year.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 21, 2020