Degree completion for Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Nipissing University offers Registered Practical Nurses a 3-year compressed BScN Program. The Post RPN to BScN compressed program will be offered through a full time delivery model and will be six semesters in length. Successful completion of a two year Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) diploma with a minimum overall 3.0 GPA from either one of the following colleges: Cambrian College, Canadore College, College Boreal, Confederation College, Northern College, Niagara College and Sault College, as well as successful completion of the Canadian Practical Nurses Registration Examination (CPNRE) or proof of eligibility to write and subsequently pass the CPNRE is required for admission consideration.

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