NIC offers a four-year degree in partnership with Vancouver Island University using the same concept-based collaborative curriculum, including leadership, advocacy, political action, nursing knowledge development and nursing scholarship. Settings include classroom, simulation lab, clinical and community, which offer diverse contexts to ensure students develop professional nursing skills to provide direct care and care coordination as part of a team in urban, rural and global settings.
Applications for 2023 Fall will open on Monday Oct 3, 2022 and close on Dec 16, 2022
Option C: LPN Access to Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree
This program provides qualified Licensed Practical Nurses an admission option into second year of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. Enrolment is limited. Students who meet or exceed the minimum admission requirements may not necessarily be admitted to the program as it is a selective process.
Please refer to the Program Details for the Admissions Requirements
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The program webpages contain extensive information about curriculum, admission, highlights, costs and schedule. Please email your question here if you cannot find what you are looking for on the program page. Be sure to note your program of interest in the subject line. Alternatively, you can make an appointment to meet with an advisor through the online booking system.
I had some pretty old ideas of what nurses do and I didn’t think it would be challenging enough. I thought it was taking doctors’ orders, not advocating for patients. Meanwhile, here I am now in the most rewarding and challenging degree ever.
Dawn Tisdale, NIC Bachelor of Science in Nursing alumna