Program Description

Collaborative learning environment where you and your peers will experience simulated and real-life opportunities in state-of-the-art classrooms and labs. The Practical Nurse Program at Mohawk College is approved by the College of Nurses of Ontario. Current graduates from this program are eligible to apply for registration as a Registered Practical Nurse in Ontario.

YEAR 1

Semester 1

  • Anatomy Physiology
  • Informatics in Health Care
  • Professional Development 1
  • Health and Healing 1
  • Foundations of Nursing and Community
  • PN Practicum 1 Lab
  • Options Group (1): Select 1 Communication D Communication

Semester 2

  • Health Sciences 2
  • Indigenous Ways of Knowing and Doing in Healthcare
  • Health and Healing 2
  • Practicum 2 Lab
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Professional Practice 2 

YEAR 2

Term 3

  • Health Sciences 3
  • Practicum 3 Lab
  • Health and Healing 3
  • General Education Elective 1
  • Introductory Sociology
  • Professional Practice 3

Term 4

  • Practicum 4 Lab
  • Health and Healing 4
  • Professional Development 4
  • Professional Practice Pre-Graduate Experience
  • Service Learning and Simulation
  • Professional Practice Pre-graduate Experience

 

Admission Requirements: 

OSSD or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) including:

  • Grade 12 English, C or U or equivalent
  • Grade 11 or 12 Mathematics, C, M or U level (M or U recommended)
  • 2 Grade 11 or 12 Sciences, C or U level in biology, chemistry, or physics
  • 85% - 88% recommended cumulative average in the required courses to be competitive

Tuition/Fees: 1st Year Fees Total $7302.84 * Based on 2021/2022 Domestic Tuition and Fees

Complete an application online through ontariocolleges.ca portal ($95 non-refundable application fee)

Career Paths: 

Registered Practical Nurse

• Hospitals, Physicians’ Offices, Retirement Homes, Community Agencies, and Long-Term Care Homes

• Research and Policy, Occupational Health

• Business and Industry: Corrections/Forensics, Laser and Cosmetic Clinics, Pharmaceuticals for Health Care Products

• Independent practice: Foot Care, and Private Duty Nurse

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