Preparing tomorrow’s health care leaders
Ryerson’s PHCNP Certificate is part of Canada’s largest nursing school. But it's our small classes, outstanding faculty, and unmatched sense of community that draws the country’s best and brightest nursing professionals here.
Conveniently located in downtown Toronto, the Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing at Ryerson is a hub for advancing nursing knowledge and transforming nursing practice.
Our faculty members are leaders in their fields — researchers, clinicians, and gifted educators whose caring and commitment create an unparalleled learning environment.
Our students are smart, committed professionals preparing to take their careers to the next level in:
- Advanced practice
- Public health and more
We offer them rich, rewarding opportunities for practice, education and research, and support their success with resources like our Advanced Health Assessment Lab, monthly research colloquia, faculty advisors, and dedicated graduate placement coordinators.
Graduates from our programs go on to advanced practice and leadership roles across health care sectors and play an active role in shaping the future of our health system.