Bachelor of Science - Nursing


Program Information

It is an exciting time to be a nursing student at Lambton College. Students work in Simulation Labs with both high-tech equipment and simulated patients (actors), providing students with learning experiences that are truly rewarding and unique. Lambton College prepares future nurses so they may enter the health care profession with both required knowledge and hands-on skills to be successful practitioners. Students will experience the importance of smaller class sizes and individual attention by faculty enriching the learning experience. 

Lambton College partners with the University of Windsor to deliver the BScN program. This successful collaboration began in 2001 and continues today. To learn more about the program outcomes as well as the philosophy of the program, visit the University of Windsor program page

Admission Requirements

The admission requirements for applicants to the BScN program are the same as at the University of Windsor.

O.S.S.D. or equivalent with:
Six level 4 courses from the U or M stream and an overall average of 70% minimum including:
Grade 12 English U**
Grade 12 Mathematics (C, U, or M level)
Grade 12 Biology U SBI4U*
Grade 12 Chemistry U SCH4U*

*Minimum combined average of 70% for chemistry and biology.
**Minimum grade of 65% required.

Applicant Types

Direct Applicants:
Includes those applicants applying directly from a Canadian high school. These applicants must submit their high school transcripts to

Indirect Applicants:
This includes applicants not applying directly from a Canadian high school and applicants who have returned to high school or an adult training centre to upgrade high school marks. These applicants must:

  • Have their high school transcript submitted to
  • Submit a completed Applicant Profile Form 
  • Submit all official post-secondary transcripts to your profile on Transcripts can be ordered through Please Note: Applicants must be in good standing and meet minimum grade requirements.
  • Indirect applicants with a University of Windsor or other university academic history are required to have a minimum 72% overall average and be in good standing with the university.* Pre-Health Science - Nursing (PNSG) applicants from St. Clair College or Lambton College (with a university history) will be considered based on their PNSG grades.

Pre-Health Sciences - BScN Applicants from Lambton College or St Clair College ONLY: 
Those that have successfully completed, or will successfully complete by the end of the winter term, must meet the minimum grade requirements for the Chemistry, Biology and English as listed above for direct applicants and require an overall GPA of 2.7 to be considered for admission. 

St Clair College applicants are required to submit their Pre-Health Science - BScN transcript. Lambton College applicants are not required to submit their Lambton College transcript. 

Employment Opportunities

Registered Nurses have many career options open to them as they are prepared to care for individuals, families, and communities in varied settings. Our graduates assume roles as clinical practitioners, health program and policy developers, researchers, administrators and teachers. Careers can be found in hospitals, clinics, home care, occupational health, schools, and community agencies in both urban and rural settings.

Educational Pathways

See where you could go within Ontario to complete a degree once you've completed this Lambton College program.

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