To be considered for the Combined Master of Nursing/Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner (MN/PHCNP) Certificate program, you must meet the minimum requirements:
- A Bachelor’s degree in nursing, or its equivalent
- A minimum CGPA or equivalent of 3.00 (B) overall with 3.00 (B) average in the last two years or 20 graded courses of study.
- Equivalent of two years full-time nursing practice (3640 hours) within the past five years. Strong preference is given to candidates with continuous RN experience in a direct clinical practice setting.
Admission to Ryerson’s graduate nursing combined MN/PHCNP certificate program is extremely competitive. We look for applicants who have good academic standing in nursing and non-nursing subjects. Strong preference is given to students with a 3.67 (A-) average or above in the final half of their undergraduate nursing program or last 20 one-term/semester courses.