Centennial College

Practical Nursing

Program Information

School:Centennial College
Faculty:School of Community and Health Studies
Field of Study:Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Description:The Practical Nursing program at Centennial College is all about offering you in-depth knowledge and the increased levels of skill and judgment required in today's complex health care environment.

Curriculum in this Practical Nursing program's courses is based on the: College of Nurses of Ontario Practice Standards and Guidelines, College of Nurses of Ontario Entry to Practice Competencies (updated 2014) for Registered Practical Nurses, and Vocational learning outcomes for Ontario Practical Nursing programs (Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities).
URL:Practical Nursing at Centennial College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is based on 2 semesters, and includes incidental fees.

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •   Mathematics 
  •   Chemistry  or   Physics 
  •   Biology 

Applicants are required to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older); English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required); Mathematics Grade 11 M or U, or 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required); Biology Grade 11 or 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required); and one additional science (Physics, Chemistry or Exercise Science) Grade 11 or 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required). Science courses must have been completed within seven years of the program start date. Applicants are required to have 75% in each required subject (65% in U or A level courses) and overall average of 80% in the four required subjects.

* 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 July 27, 2017

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