Bachelor of Science in Nursing [B.S.N]
International Student Tution
- The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at University of Windsor is four years in length and is designed for individuals who are seeking to prepare for a career in nursing.
- The program is also offered collaboratively in partnership with St. Clair College (Windsor and Thames/Chatham campuses) and Lambton College (Sarnia).
- The curriculum is designed on the premise that professional nursing is multidisciplinary in nature, applying nursing, biological and social sciences, as well as the arts, to the care of individuals, families, and communities.
- Upon successful completion of the program, students are eligible to write nurse registration examinations and pursue graduate studies.
- The philosophy of the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Windsor is outlined in the following statements about our beliefs relative to health, individuals, nursing, learning, teaching, and environments.
- The female to male ratio in this program is 51:49 which shows equality of education between the genders.
- The Faculty to student ratio is 29:1 which bridges the gap between the faculty and students.
- The average salary of the student after graduation will be 55,805 USD.
- The Careers after graduation are:
- Head Nurses
- SupervisorsNurses (RNs)
|Degree Type Offered||Bachelor|
|Fees||$ 156856 for 4 years|
|Delivery Type||full time|
|Admission Intake||fall (Deadline - May 1)|
|Admission Intake||winter (Deadline - Sept 1)|
|Admission Intake||spring (Deadline - Jan 1)|
Eligibility & Entry Requirement
- 80% minimum average of the top six grade 12U or M courses.
- Courses required include Grade 12U English (with a minimum grade of 65%), Chemistry, Biology, and one Grade 12 Math.
- 80% minimum second average required for Chemistry and Biology.
- For example, last year, the minimum average accepted was 85% for the top six grade 12 courses.
Prior Nursing Courses:
- University courses taken within seven years prior to admission or readmission to any nursing program may be considered for credit.
- Students in all nursing programs must be cleared for clinical via a pre-clearance process prior to the start of their clinical course(s). This is the financial responsibility of the student.
Requirements for Registered Practical Nurses to enter this Program:
- Registered Practical Nursing diploma from a College of Applied Arts and Technology with an overall B (73%) average and no grade are less than a C (63%).
- Minimum one-year full-time equivalent work experience as a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) (i.e. 2000 hours).
- Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) as an RPN with no practice restrictions.
Required Document List
The Documents required are:
- College Transcripts - The marks statement provided by the education board after completion of the previous academic qualifications.
- Financial Documentation - The Proof that shows the financial background of the student.
- Letter of Recommendation - This shows who recommended the student to pursue the degree.
- Statement of Purpose - This is an essay or any written statement written by the student while applying.
- Resume/CV - This provides a summary of the experience and skills of the student.
- English Language Requirement Scores like TOEFL, IELTS,..etc.
|fall||May 1, 2021|
|winter||Sep 1, 2021|
|spring||Jan 1, 2021|
Fees & Funding
Tution & Application Fees
|Year||Year 1||Year 2||Year 3||Year 4|
|Health Insurance Fees||$546||$546||$546||$546|
|Head||Avg Cost Per Year|
|Room and Board||$ 8631|
Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids
|Name||Amount||International Students Eligible||Application Deadline|
|BrokerFish International student scholarship||$ 1000||Yes||Dec 21, 2020|
|Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship||Variable||Yes||Aug 30, 2020|
|VueVille Future Technology Scholarship||$ 1000||Yes||Sep 30, 2020|
|Go Clean Scholarship||$ 3500||Yes||Dec 31, 2020|
VISA & Work Study
- Student visa and Visitor Visa (Optional) are required to study in Canada.
- The Student visa is a document that the Canadian government issues that allow foreign nationals to study at institutions in Canada.
- A Student visa is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days. The 90 days lets the student prepare to leave Canada or apply to extend their stay.
- The cost of the Student visa is 112 USD.
- The students need these documents to apply for a study permit:
- Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
- Proof of identity
- Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.
- A valid passport or travel document.
- A valid temporary resident visa (if required) Note: If the student has an approved eTA, it will be linked to the passport that is used to apply for the student visa.
The Student may work on-campus without a work permit if:
- The student is a full-time student at the University of Windsor
- The student has a valid student visa
- The student visa allows them to work on campus, and
- The student has a valid SIN number
International Students may work off-campus if:
- The Student is a full-time student at the University of Windsor
- The Student has a valid student visa
- Enrolled in any academic program
- The Enrolled program is at least six months or more in duration and leads to a degree, diploma or certificate
- The student visa allows them to work off-campus, and
- Have a valid SIN number
If The Student meets all the requirements above, then the students may:
- work up to 20 hours per week during regular academic sessions
- work full-time during scheduled breaks, such as the winter and summer holidays or spring break
Career and Placement after Course
The Careers after graduation are:
- Registered Nurse (RN)
- Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
- Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN)
- Head Nurses
- SupervisorsNurses (RNs)
The average salary of the student after graduation will be 55,805 USD.