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Pathways to nursing

The University of New Brunswick’s Faculty of Nursing and the Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre are actively recruiting Indigenous students for the nursing profession.

Learn about the pathways available to students for our undergraduate and graduate nursing programs.

Financial support for Indigenous students

Bachelor of Nursing (4-year program) - BN

  • Fredericton campus
  • High school graduates
  • Transfer and mature students
  • Feb. 15 application deadline

Apply to Bachelor of Nursing program


Accelerated program

  • Moncton campus
  • Accelerated 2-year program
  • A minimum of 46 university-level credit hours (see admission criteria)
  • Five prerequisite university-level courses
  • Nov. 15 application deadline

Apply to Accelerated Standing program


LPN-BN Nursing pathway

  • Option for licensed practical nurses
  • Entry into the 3rd year of the four-year BN program
  • Consists of six online pre-requisite courses
  • Feb. 15 application deadline

Apply to LPN-BN Nursing pathway


Master of Nursing

Apply to graduate programs


Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre’s Wocopsqoltine weci Spiqiyahtuweq/ Weli'kwejik Elaqsultiek program