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 Practical Nursing
SchoolSeneca Polytechnic
LocationToronto, ON, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 28,000
Length2 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics 
  •   Mathematics 
Prerequisites NotesProgram Eligibility: - Ontario Secondary School Diploma with a majority of senior credits at the College Preparation(C), University Preparation(U) or University/College Preparation (M) level or Mature Student Status (age 19 or older). If applicant is a mature student, he/she must have completed the required prerequisite course(s), their equivalent(s), or have obtained appropriate Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) Certificate program credits All applicants require: - Grade 12 English: ENG4(C) or ENG4(U) - Grade 11 Biology (C) - Grade 12 Physics or Chemistry (C) - Grade 12 Mathematics: (C) or (U) or Grade 11 Mathematics (U) or (M)
DescriptionPrepare for your career in Practical Nursing with this five–semester diploma program. Our graduates find employment opportunities in hospitals, long–term care facilities and in the community.

As a student in PND, you’ll learn nursing theory in class, on–line, and through hands–on clinical placements. In addition, you will study anatomy and physiology, English, computer applications and take general education subjects such as psychology and Canadian studies. Experience in the nursing practical laboratory and in several hospital and community settings will be integral to your studies.
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