Nipissing University’s RPN to BScN Blended Learning Program
Nipissing University offers a unique RPN to BScN Blended Learning program that combines the flexibility of on-line courses with clinical-based experiential learning placements. The program is designed for working Registered Practical Nurses looking to advance their professional practice and career opportunities by earning a BScN degree.
A flexible learning model of distance delivery is one key characteristic of this program. All non-clinical courses are delivered online, while clinical courses are face-to-face. Nipissing works with employers as partner organizations, making arrangements for clinical experiences.
Some of the advantages for students of taking this unique program include:
- you can continue to remain employed while doing your BScN on a part time basis
- your employer may be able to help you schedule shifts around your learning schedule.
- Nipissing University in coordination with your employer and other partner agencies, will help to find appropriate placements in order to to facilitate learning on-line courses allow flexibility in when you schedule your time with busy work and family schedules
- achieving your BScN degree will provide opportunity for advancement in your career