Pathway Summary

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Pathway ID
1829
Pathway Title
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Honours)
Pathway Last Updated
2010-10-15

Sending Institution Information

Sending Institution
Fleming College
Discipline/Division
Health, Food and Medical, Recreation
Program Area
Nursing, Medical/Dental Care/Therapies/Technologies
Program Title
Practical Nursing

Receiving Institution Information

Receiving Institution
Ontario Tech University
Discipline/Division
Health and Medicine
Program Area
Midwifery, Nursing
Program Title
Post RPN to BScN (Hons)

Contact Procedures

University of Ontario Institute of Technology
2000 Simcoe Street North

Oshawa, ON L1H 7K4
T: 905-721-3190
F: 905-721-3178
E: admissions@uoit.ca

http://www.uoit.ca/pathways

Pathway Details

Terms for renewal or cancellation

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) will review this transfer pathway periodically, introducing new amendments as appropriate. Any change to this pathway will not affect current students. Students enrolled at UOIT at the time of any change shall be allowed to complete their degree based on the original terms of this transfer pathway.

Eligibility for Pathway

Graduates from an approved two-year Practical Nursing (PN) Ontario college diploma with a minimum mid-70s average, will be considered for admission. In addition, applicants must hold a current certificate of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario, and eligible to practice with no restrictions.

Students will be required to complete three bridge courses listed below with a minimum grade of "C" in each course to continue in the program.
   -HLSC 1300U: Information and Communication Technology in Health Care;
   -NURS 0420U: Professional Nursing Bridge; and
   -HLSC 0880U: Science Bridge.

For detailed admission and bridging requirements for consult the Post RPN to BScN - Oshawa website or Post RPN to BScN Barrie website.

Admission is competitive. The specific average or standing required for admission varies from year to year. Possession of the minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance. Preference will be given to applicants with the best qualifications.

Credit transfer

Accepted students will receive a block of 33 unspecified transfer credit hours toward the 120 credit hours required for a UOIT degree.

The following transfer credits towards the UOIT program will be granted:
    -UNSP 1XXX: Unspecified credit @ 33 credit hours (11 courses).

Credits that must be achieved at the receiving institution

29 courses (87 credits) must be completed at UOIT:
   -three bridge courses (9 credits); and
   -26 containing a combination of core nursing, health science and elective courses (78 credits).

For detailed course and degree information consult the most recent version of UOIT's Academic Calendar.

Anticipated normal schedule of student progression

Eight academic semesters (completed in three years): one semester of three bridge courses (9 credits) then seven additional semesters containing a combination of core nursing, health science and elective courses (78 credits). For detailed course and degree information consult the most recent version of UOIT's Academic Calendar.

Credential(s) to be granted on successful completion of all required components

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Honours)

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