Determining Factors for Admission
- High grade in subject areas
- Excellent school certificate and testimonial
- Reference letters with referee contact details
- Sponsorship/Financial capability
- Good health and agility
Credits (55% -70%) are the minimum required for admission. Depending on the program, ‘As’ or ‘Bs’ may be required. English language is a compulsory subject in all programs and a score of ‘A’ or ‘B’ is required; ‘C’ is the minimum requirement. Notwithstanding, students with lower grade in English Language and high grade in other subjects will be admitted but will be assessed for English-language proficiency upon arriva
Non-English Speaking Countries
For non-English speaking countries, students who meet academic requirements for admission but are not able to provide standardized test results such as TOEFL or IELTS at the time of application may be offered conditional acceptance with some universities. Students who are conditionally admitted will be assessed for English-language proficiency upon arrival. To be admitted into a full-time academic program, you must submit the following
English-language assessment scores
- Test Name (Score Required)
- TOEFL iBT (80 or higher)
- paper-based TOEFL (550 or higher)
- CAEL (60 or higher)
- IELTS (6.5 or higher)
- MELAB (80 or higher)
- CanTEST (4.5 or higher)
NOTE: Choice of program does not determine entry into that program but capability to meet all requirements for that program.
Program Specific Requirements & Required High School Subjects
Advanced Nursing Studies
This is an Education Certificate program designed to support Internationally Educated Nurses (IEN) in their preparation to write the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination (CRNE). Success in this examination is required before an IEN can work as a Registered Nurse in Canada. Demonstrating a commitment to quality education and practice, this certificate program will be based on the Canadian Nursing Association Standards and Best Practice Guidelines for the College of Registered Nursing of British Columbia. (Thompson Rivers University)
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