Potential applicants should contact the co-ordinator of Graduate Studies in the Faculty of Health Sciences prior to submitting an application for admission.
Applications to the Master of Science program are submitted via the Graduate Online Application System. The submission of the application, uploading of supporting documents, and payment of the application fee are completed online. Individuals providing a letter of reference on your behalf will do so through the online system.
The Master of Nursing program may be more suitable if you are currently an RN, RNP, or RPN in Alberta.
Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the semesters containing the most recent 20 graded courses, however, since the number of qualified applicants can exceed the number of places available, fulfillment of the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.
Information on funding and fees can be found on the School of Graduate Studies website. Costs are approximately $7,000 per year for Canadian students and $14,000 per year for international students. Consult the University Calendar for exact costs.
There is no guaranteed financial support for students M.Sc. students in the Faculty of Health Sciences, however, certain students may be provided with financial support (in return for teaching assistant positions) depending on the need of the Faculty of Health Sciences for teaching assistants, and the ability of individual supervisors to provide support.