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Master of Nursing (MN)

Advancing knowledge, transforming practice

Ryerson's graduate nursing programs attract some of the best and brightest nursing professionals.

Our small classes, strong community and outstanding faculty prepare students for advanced practice and leadership roles, positioning them to shape the future of the health system.

Master of Nursing - Program Streams

Master of Nursing (MN) Course Stream

The MN Course Stream prepares students for management and leadership roles in policy and education.

Master of Nursing (MN) Thesis Stream

Graduates of our MN Thesis Stream contribute to evidence-based practice as researchers, academics and more.

Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate (PHCNP)

Prepare to work as a nurse practitioner in community health, NP-led clinics, long term and palliative care, family health teams and more.

Combined MN/Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner (MN/PHCNP)

Students earn a master’s degree and PHCNP Certificate concurrently, preparing them to write the College of Nurses of Ontario’s NP - Primary Health Care (Ontario) exam and work as nurse practitioners.   

Post-master's Certificate

PhD Program

Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate (PHCNP)

Prepare to work as a nurse practitioner in community health, NP-led clinics, long term and palliative care, family health teams and more.

Urban Health PhD

The new interdisciplinary Urban Health PhD program prepares graduates to become effective leaders in research, policy and practice.

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