Top Nursing Schools in Canada 2017

Top Nursing Schools in Canada 2017
Top Nursing Schools in Canada 2017

Nursing is the fastest growing career according to Harvard University; Nursing is one of the hardest programs in university because you have to be good at memorizing what you have learned in courses and demonstrate that in your clinical practice,

Three word that describes nursing is; fulfilling, compassion, sacrifice

Across Canada 4,701 students took the exam in the past six months and of those, 1,380 failed. In Ontario, 1,688 exams were written, and 539 failed. The number of failures in Ontario is up by about 20 percent from the year before. Ip said those statistics were “daunting.” – NCLEX

University Magazine conduct  research to find the Top nursing school in Canada 2017,


10. Queen’s University

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Student graduating from School of Nursing, Queen’s University

Queen’s University at Kingston is a public research university in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Founded on 16 October 1841 via a royal charter issued by Queen Victoria, the University predates Canada’s founding by 26 years.

The Queen’s School of Nursing has offered nursing programs for 75 years; Nursing as a profession and discipline is constantly evolving and Queen’s pride its selves in the Queen’s School of Nursing on being responsive and maintaining high standards of education and preparing nurses for practice


9. University of Western

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Student Practicing at Clinical’s at University of Western

The University of Western Ontario, formerly known as Western University, is a public research university in London, Ontario, Canada.

Develop clinical experiences and confidence in a lab setting in one of the state-of-the-art simulation suites before embarking on your first practical placement.


8. University of Calgary

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Mackenzie Margetts, president of the Nursing Guys Club, examines a patient in a simulation

The University of Calgary is a public research university located in Calgary, Alberta.
The University of Calgary is Leading the way on health care teams with simulated high-tech clinical simulations and technology-assisted environments.


7. University of Montreal

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University of Montreal Faculty of Medicine in partnership with CAE Healthcare

The Université de Montréal is a public research university in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The francophone institution comprises thirteen faculties, more than sixty departments, and two affiliated schools: the École Polytechnique and HEC Montréal.


6. University of Ottawa

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A group of residents. I the University of Ottawa – School of Nursing

The University of Ottawa is a bilingual public research university in Ottawa, Ontario,

The School of Nursing is committed to making a significant contribution to quality nursing care through perfection in education and research to advance knowledge in the field for individual and collective wellbeing.


5. McGill University

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Nursing students and professors – Ingram School of Nursing – McGill University

McGill University is a public research university in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It was established in 1821 by royal charter, issued by King George IV of Great Britain

The Ingram School of Nursing at McGill University offers two streams of study at the undergraduate level – one leading to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (for graduates with college-level preparation in the health care sciences) and the other to a Bachelor of Nursing (for students with a Quebec diploma in nursing).


4. Mcmaster University

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Amy Palma demonstrates proper tracheostomy care procedures to level 3 nursing students

McMaster University is a public research university located in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

McMaster’s BScN Program is unique in that it emphasizes person-based learning within a problem-based approach, uses tutorial classes and facilitates self-directed learning. The curriculum is invented so that the study of nursing; the physiological, psychological and social sciences; and the humanities, are interrelated and span the entire program.


3. The University of British Columbia

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Brandy Hagel Practicing clinical at the University of British Columbia nursing

The University of British Columbia, commonly referred to as UBC, is a public research university with campuses and facilities in British Columbia, Canada

Begin a rewarding career in nursing! In 20 months you can earn a BSN degree from UBC!


2. University of Alberta

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University of Alberta nurse student

The University of Alberta is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was founded in 1908 by Alexander Cameron Rutherford

The University of Alberta undergraduate programs are accredited by the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing, are NEPAB approved, and we are unique as the only Canadian member of the Hartford Centers of Gerontological Nursing Excellence.


1. University of Toronto

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Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing – University of Toronto

The University of Toronto is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The University of Toronto, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing’s full-time, two-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) program opens the door to a long and rewarding career in health care.



As the population of baby boomers ages and has increasing health issues, health care workers of all types will be in greater demand. Occupational and physical therapy aides are at the highest risk of shortage, according to The Conference Board report, with health diagnosing and treating professionals ranking third. Physician and nursing professions require high levels of education that may be out of reach for some.- Peter Cohan, lecturer of strategy at Babson College.

Top 10 Nursing Schools in Canada 2017

Top Nursing Schools in Canada 2017 
University of Toronto Toronto
University of AlbertaEdmonton
University of British Columbia,Vancouver
McMaster UniversityHamilton
McGill UniversityMontreal
University of OttawaOttawa
University of MontrealMontreal
University of CalgaryUniversity of Calgary
University of Western OntarioLondon
Queen’s UniversityKingston