Post-Masters Diploma: Nurse Practitioner
By the application deadline, applicants for admission to the PMD:NP program must be graduates of a Canadian (or equivalent) Master's Degree in Nursing from an accredited/recognized university, with a minimum GPA of 3.2 (B) in their master's program.
Applicants must have obtained recently, a minimum of 4,500 verified hours of work experience as a registered nurse prior to application.
Athabasca University MN:ANP and MN:NP graduates are precluded from admission to the PMD:NP.
To be successful in graduate courses, non-program students should have attained a minimum GPA of 3.0 undergraduate or graduate course work.
Non-program students must meet the following application requirements:
- A four-year health-related baccalaureate degree from an accredited university.
- Students seeking to refresh their practice as a Nurse Practitioner must hold a Master of Nursing and have graduated from a recognized Nurse Practitioner Education program.
- Students seeking to add a Family All Ages designation to their Nurse Practitioner license must hold a Master of Nursing and an active Nurse Practitioner license.
These requirements must be met by the application deadlines.
Information effective Sept. 1, 2020 to Aug. 31, 2021.