Office of the Registrar
School of Graduate Studies (2021/2022)
36 Regulations Governing the Degree of Master of Science in Nursing

The Master of Science in Nursing (Nurse Practitioner) Program and the Post-Master’s Nurse Practitioner Graduate Diploma are approved by the College of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador (CRNNL). The CRNNL approval designation assures both the public and our students that the programs prepare ethical entry-level nurse practitioners who provide safe quality health care. These programs prepare graduates to meet the requirements for licensure and professional practice as nurse practitioners in Newfoundland and Labrador.

36.1 Program
  1. The responsibility for the administration of all graduate programs shall reside with the Dean of Graduate Studies.

  2. Applicants for the program shall be required to apply for admission to the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies and shall be expected to follow the regulations, policies, and practices required of the School. Deadline for receipt of applications should be no later than February 15. If space is available, students who apply after the deadline date may be accepted.

  3. The Faculty of Nursing offers a Master of Science in Nursing (M.Sc.N.) Program with two options: Practicum and Nurse Practitioner as well as a Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Post Master’s Nurse Practitioner).