Program Information

School: Thompson Rivers University
Faculty: School of Nursing
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description: Prepare yourself for the challenges and rewards of the nursing profession. The BScN program gives you the technical knowledge, human understanding and practical skills to administer responsible and client-centered care as a registered nurse (RN) in a variety of health care practice agencies (institutional, community and international) and with people who have a variety of health concerns.

Graduates are eligible to write the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX). Upon successful completion of the NCLEX you apply for registration to the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia to practice as a registered nurse.

URL: Nursing (BSc) at Thompson Rivers University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $14,832
Careers: Head Nurses and Supervisors,Nurses (RNs)

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Foundations for College Mathematics (MAP4C)  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 
  •   Science 

Applicants are required to have Grade 12 or mature student status (or equivalent), English 12/English 12 First Peoples with a minimum 73% (or equivalent), Biology 12 with a minimum 67% (or equivalent), Foundations of Math 12 (recommended) or Pre-Calculus 12 with a minimum C+ or equivalent, Chemistry 11 with a 67% (or equivalent), and one additional Science 11 or Science 12 with a minimum 67% (or equivalent).

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Statement of Research Interests

Applicants must submit a Letter of Introduction – (2 typed pages) brief personal history (including health care related experiences), reasons for choosing nursing, and positive attributes you bring to the program and nursing profession.