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Master On Campus


Thompson Rivers University

24 months
10748 CAD/year
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The Nursing program at Thompson Rivers University offers nursing graduates the knowledge, skills and abilities they need for principled and thoughtful leadership through critical and creative approaches that influence innovative change.

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This unique Nursing program at Thompson Rivers University , through its pathways to admission and its emphases on leadership development and Aboriginal health, meets the need for accessible, flexible graduate nursing education. Graduates will be equipped to meet the demand for advanced nursing roles within complex and dynamic health care systems in British Columbia, nationally and internationally.


Flexible delivery options enable students to study while continuing to work. On completion of the MN, students will be eligible to pursue opportunities in health care leadership, education, research or policy development. Anticipated employment destinations for graduates include:

  • Positions in local, provincial, territorial, national, or international health-care areas
  • Advanced clinical practice in hospital or community settings
  • Teaching roles in academia or practice
  • Administrative positions in hospital or community settings
  • Government positions in provincial, territorial, national, or international ministries of health or related fields
  • Private practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Knowledge for Advanced Nursing
  • The Canadian Healthcare System
  • Leadership and Managing Change in Healthcare
  • Research in Healthcare
  • Aboriginal Health Leadership
  •  Directed Studies in Nursing Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Evidence of licensure (practicing, non-practicing or temporary) as a Registered Nurse in Canada or international equivalency.
  • Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or valid student permit issued by Canada (indicating TRU as a place of study).
  • Official copies of all post-secondary transcripts.
  • Two letters of reference: including one academic and one professional.
  • English language proficiency:Students who have completed studies in a country where English is not the official language, must also submit English language test scores.
    • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) a minimum score of 7.0 and the following sub-test scores: Speaking 7.0, Writing 7.0, Listening 7.5, Reading 6.5.or
    • Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL)- iBT: a minimum score of 100 (iBT) with no section below a 20- Paper-Based: 600 with a TWE of 5.0

Tuition Fee

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    10748 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5374 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Kamloops

1240 - 1930 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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