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Bachelor of Science in Nursing [B.S.N]

 4 years
 full time
 on campus

Field of Study

$ 13,594 

1st Year

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Program Description

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Cambrian College is offered as a 4-years or 8-semester teaching program.
  • The Student to Teacher ratio is 18:1 which helps increase in interaction between professors and students.
  • Students can gain clinical experiences in the first semester of the program.
  • The Laurentian University Four-Year Collaborative Nursing Program, in collaboration with Laurentian University, Northern College, St. Lawrence College, Sault College, and Cambrian College, combines unique courses in humanities, sciences, and social sciences with preparation, in theory, simulation, and clinical practice setting.
  • Some of the main courses that students go through this program are:
    • Human Anatomy and Physiology I
    • Introductory Psychology 
    • Clinical Chemistry
    • Nrsg Praxis & Prof Care IV
    • Health and Healing IV
  • Nursing Student Council – aims to cultivate student nurse leaders by providing opportunities to plan and facilitate events for students.
  • Interprofessional Education Opportunities - offered to BSN students to learn from and with other healthcare programs in the College.
  • Throughout the program, students will have clinical placement experiences in the hospital setting, the long-term care setting, and the community setting.
  • Costs incurred with clinical placements in-town and out-of-town are the responsibility of the student.
  • The placements may occur for students on all shifts, especially during preceptorship rotations in semesters 7 and 8.
  • The Careers after graduation are
    • Clinic or medical center
    • Community healthcare organization
    • Hospital head nurses, etc

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Bachelor
Duration4 years
Fees$ 63,376 for 4 years
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Fall (Deadline - Feb 01)
Language Proficiency TOEFL,IELTS,PTE
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Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • Students who want to get admission in this college must be 75 or above in the academic average.
  • Students must qualify to obtain their OSSD(Ontario Secondary School Diploma).
  • Ontario High School applicants require the following Grade 12 credits:
    • Any grade 12 English (U)
    • Any grade 12 mathematics (U)
    • Any grade 12 biology (U)
    • Any grade 12 chemistry (U)
    • Any 2 additional grade 12 courses (U) or (M)

Immunization requirements:

  • Varicella 
  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis immunization
  • Hepatitis B
  • Influenza Vaccination

Additional Requirements:

  • Standard First Aid
  • CPR Level HCP (Health Care Providers) - Canadian Heart and Stroke Guidelines
  • WHMIS certificate
  • Ministry of Labour 4-Step Worker Health & Safety Awareness Training (Bill 18)
  • AODA certificate
  • Respiratory Mask Fit Testing (N95-3M models)
  • Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Check.

Work Experience Eligibility:

  • Applicants with 3-year degrees may be considered for admission with one year of work experience
  • Students do not require any kind of work experience for this program.

Along with the minimum eligibility requirements, international students hailing from non-English speaking countries need to prove English proficiency through IELTS/TOEFL/any equivalent test.

The above requirements are the minimum requirements and do not guarantee admission. The admissions committee will consider all evidence in the file and decide.

Required Document List

Following Documents are required to attend this program:

  • Statement of Purpose: An essay or other written statement written by the student.
  • Resume/CV: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work and/or volunteer experience.
  • Academic Documents: Submit copies of official transcripts from post-secondary institutions attended.
  • Sample of written work: Student has to write something interesting as their sample essay in the application form.
  • Statement of Interest: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
  • Two confidential letters of recommendation: Referees (Teachers, guidance counselors, or Professors) should comment on academics and that references should submit along with the application system.
  • Proof that students have enough money to support themselves during their stay in Canada.
  • Letters of reference or any other documents the visa office tell students to bring.

Application Deadline

Feb 01

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Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
Tuition fees$13594$13594$13594$13594
Books and supply$2250$2250$2250$2250
Total fees$15844$15844$15844$15844

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Housing$ 4,500
Living expenses$ 3,750

Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
(ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships Variable Yes 19 Feb, 2021
Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
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VISA & Work Study


  • All non-Canadian potential students must apply for a Student VISA to study in Canada.
  • Students cannot study in Canada without this visa.
  • This is issued by the Canadian Embassy, Consulate, or High Commission office closest to the place of residence.
  • Applications and further information are available from any Canadian Embassy office or from the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website.

Work Study

  • Cambrian's on-campus work-study program provides full-time, post-secondary students with an opportunity to work part-time on campus while attending class.
  • Starting as an On-Campus student is a great first step to a possible career with Cambrian.

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