The only of its kind in BC, BCIT’s Emergency nursing specialty is a unique, comprehensive program that educates registered nurses (RNs) from all over the world. Our hands-on learning, clinical experiences, and expert faculty give you the skills employers seek. This highly unique program prepares you to work in the fast-paced, dynamic emergency care environment. No two shifts are the same, with constantly changing patients who have many different reasons for needing emergency care. Emergency nurses take on leadership, support, and decision-making roles to provide the best patient care possible.
Program delivery mode: online
- This program will be delivered online for the coming semester.
Your education is our priority and we will continue to deliver the applied instruction, collaborative experience, and industry connections that you expect from BCIT.
Please visit our COVID-19 Information page for information and updates about BCIT’s ongoing pandemic response.
About the program
The BCIT Nursing Specialty Bachelor of Science (BSN) is a combination of our advanced certificate program and our specific academic BSN courses. Choose to complete both concurrently or in the order that works best for you.
Visit Nursing Specialty BSN for information about the required academic courses.
Visit Emergency Nursing Advanced Certificate for information about the required specialty courses and clinicals.
Costs & Supplies
Face respirator fit testing – approx $25 per year; annual re-fitting required.
Graduating & Jobs
Health Match BC
Health Match BC is a new service that helps recent specialty nursing graduates find work within BC. Funded by the provincial government, Health Match BC prioritizes the hiring of BC nursing graduates. For more information, download the Health Match BC [PDF].
Faculty, Advisors & Staff
Toll-free: 800-663-6542 x 7094
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