Students interested in the McMaster RPN to BScN program at Conestoga College should submit their application through the Ontario University Application Centre (OUAC). Select McMaster RPN to BScN (Conestoga site) from the program listings.
The application deadline for September 2023 is Wednesday, February 1, 2023.
If you have admissions-related questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Program description - September 2023
This degree program of study for Diploma Registered Practical Nurses prepares students for the challenges and opportunities of practice as Registered Nurses. Students enter the McMaster-Mohawk-Conestoga BScN program in year two, building on the foundational knowledge and skills acquired in their diploma nursing programs. Students are integrated into the BScN program through classroom and clinical learning experiences designed to expand their nursing knowledge while supporting their transition to a problem-based learning curriculum. In addition to providing a solid scientific nursing base, this degree program emphasizes problem solving, team skills, critical thinking, research-informed practice, and leadership competencies. The curriculum is planned for three academic years of full-time study. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be awarded the BScN degree by McMaster University.
- Please note that the application deadlines for this program are tied to McMaster University’s deadlines. Please see the McMaster University website at:https://nursing.mcmaster.ca/prospective-students/admission#post
Tuition & fees
Tuition and fee details for the 2022-2023 year are listed below. Fees for the next academic year are unavailable at this time. Books and supplies are additional.
Canadian fee details
|Description||Fall 2022||Winter 2023|
|Program Tuition Fee (ACR)||$3222.72||$3222.72|
|Capital Development Fee||$81.77||$81.77|
|CSI Health Plan Fee||$300.00||-|
|CSI Advocacy Fee||$8.00||$8.00|
|CSI Association Fee||$102.00||$102.00|
|CSI Legal Protection||$30.00||-|
|MC Master Nursing Learning Resource Fee||$88.89||$88.89|
|MC Master Transcripts, Letters & Certificates||$20.55||$20.55|
|McMaster Program Specific Fee||$20.00||$20.00|
|ONE Card Fee||$7.50||$7.50|
|Technology Enhancement Fee||$125.00||$125.00|
|Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Documentation Fee||$112.00||-|
|CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional)||$70.00||-|
|CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional)||$30.00||$30.00|
|CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional)||$4.00||$4.00|
|Sustainability Fee (optional)||$5.00||$5.00|
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Program device & software requirements
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Awards & scholarships
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