University of Manitoba - Faculty of Graduate Studies

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Nursing - Nurse Practitioner Stream (MN)

University of Manitoba - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Graduate Studies
Field of Study:Nursing Practice
Length:2 Year(s)


The Nurse Practitioner program is a Master of Nursing program that prepares nurses with the advanced knowledge and skills to function as first line providers of health care and health promotion in primary care.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  • A baccalaureate degree in nursing from an approved or accredited university.
  • In exceptional circumstances, applicants with a degree in another discipline may be considered, providing the applicant is a Registered Nurse (RN). For these individuals, up to an additional year of course work may be required prior to consideration for admission to the graduate program as a regular student. RPNs are not eligible for the Nurse Practitioner program.
  • Completion of a Research Methods course and an introductory Statistics course with a minimum grade of 2.5 (C+) in each course.
  • It is highly recommended that Statistics be taken within the last five years and Research Methods be taken within the last eight years to ensure currency. Please check with the Graduate Program Student Advisor to determine whether the courses your have completed meet this requirement.
  • * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on November 11, 2022