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Public Health: Nursing Specialization

Lakehead University

Master
24 months
Duration
14932 CAD/year
5552 CAD/year
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About

In the Public Health: Nursing Specialization program at Lakehead University, students will focus on current issues in the science and/or service of public health, so that they may gain experience through opportunities in any of the fundamental disciplines that underlie public health. 

Overview

The Public Health: Nursing Specialization program at Lakehead University is primarily intended to prepare graduates for a career in public health practice. 

The program's objectives are to prepare a graduate who:

  • possesses advanced health-related education
  • is capable of critical analysis
  • understands health-related decision-making at the level of the individual, population, and government
  • understands research
  • possesses knowledge exchange and dissemination strategies for individuals, populations, and government

The degree is designed to take into consideration the learner's needs including the unique opportunity to individualize his/her clinical courses to a variety of foci: clinical practice, administration, education, and community health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ambulatory Case Nursing
  • Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Medicam Case Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B
B (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for admission must be graduates of a recognized university, college, or institute as well as show evidence of scholarly achievement.
  • An applicant holding a degree other than one in the discipline area to which admission is sought will be considered on the basis of courses taken and academic standing. A Qualifying Year at the undergraduate level may be required to meet the admission standards.
  • Meeting the minimum requirements does not necessarily guarantee admission. No candidate will be admitted unless the academic unit recommends admission. All applicants will be advised by the Office of Graduate Studies in writing of their admission status.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14932 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7466 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5552 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2776 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • Part time tuition national $2,986 CAD
  • Part time tuition internationa $1,077 CAD

Funding

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