Diploma RPN to BScN Degree - 755
PROGRAM STATUS: Open for September 2016, Closed for September 2016
SCHOOL: Health Sciences
PROGRAM NUMBER: 755
PROGRAM LENGTH: Other
CAMPUS: Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster - Hamilton
CO-OP OPTION: No
ACCREDITATION: University Degree
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|755 - Six Nations Polytechnic - Ohsweken
Upgrade your current RPN Diploma to earn a BScN Degree!
The program of study for Diploma Registered Practical Nurses prepares students for practice as Registered Nurses.
Degree awarded by McMaster University.
Non-aboriginal applicants who have applied to the RPN to BScN Six Nations program must have also applied to the Institute for Applied Health Sciences program by February 1st 2016 to be considered. Six Nations non-aboriginal applicants will be selected from the waitlist of the Institute for Applied Health Sciences program pending seat availability.
- This program builds on the knowledge and skills acquired in the diploma Practical Nursing program
- Students receive 30 units of advanced credit and enter at Level II. The 2 Level II ‘nursing’ courses are designed to assist students in transitioning to the baccalaureate program
- Both streams are integrated for most courses
- The curriculum is planned for 3 years of full-time study. Students are allowed six years after the first ‘nursing’ course to complete the program requirements
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Clinical placements may occur at locations that are not accessible by public transit. As such, students shall be expected to either have access to a car or the ability to supply their own transportation when attending clinical placement activity. Mohawk shall not be responsible for providing students with transportation to clinical placements
Clinical experience is provided in health care agencies throughout Ontario. Students are responsible for their own travel and costs to clinical placements.