Keyano College

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Program Information

School:Keyano College
Faculty:Nursing and Allied Health
Field of Study:Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Description:The two-year Practical Nurse program will prepare students for a career in high quality nursing care in many different settings: hospitals, home care, and other health care agencies. The practical nurse works co-operatively with other health care personnel in the promotion, maintenance, and restoration of wellness.

The program includes practical experience in job related settings and prepares graduates for employment in the current health care environment; it also prepares students to write the National Practical Nurse Examination.
URL:Practical Nurse at Keyano College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $4,588
National: $4,588
Careers:Nurses Aides and Orderlies

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade11 Pure Mathematics  or  Grade11 Mathematics 

Applicants must have completed a high school diploma, or equivalent, with a minimum of 65% in English 30/30-1 or 75% in English 33/30-2, 65% in Biology 30, 60% in Math 20-2 or 50% in Math 20-1.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration)

Students must also obtain the Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certification (CPR) at the Healthcare Provider Level dated after April 30 for the upcoming academic year and a police Information Check with Vulnerable Sector Check dated after July 1 for the upcoming academic year. They must submit a copy of it directly to the Nursing and Allied Health Studies Department.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* 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 July 27, 2019