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Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time/Distance & Online Learning

Overview

Delivery Mode: ONLINE

  • This program will be delivered online during COVID-19.
  • Your education is our priority and we will continue to deliver the applied instruction, collaborative experience, and industry connections that you expect from BCIT.

The only neonatal certification program in Canada, BCIT’s Neonatal specialty nursing program is known in the health care industry for delivering quality education. Our comprehensive programming ensures you are fully ready for a career in neonatal nursing.

We equip nurses to care for infants who are in the first month of their lives and need hospitalization in neonatal nurseries and neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). Our program helps you develop the technical and relational skills to effectively support infants and their families during this challenging time.

About the program 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 study in the order that works best for you.

Visit Nursing Specialty BSN for information about the required academic courses.

Visit Neonatal Nursing Advanced Certificate for information about the required specialty courses and clinicals.

Entrance Requirements

Costs & Supplies

Face respirator fit testing – approx $25 per year; annual re-fitting required.

Courses

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

Annie Silveira
Program Head
asilveira3@bcit.ca
604-451-6837
Toll-free: 800-663-6542 x 6837

Sandra McIvor
Program Assistant
Sandra_McIvor@bcit.ca
604-432-8982
Toll-free: 800-663-6542 x 8982

Contact Us

Sandra McIvor
Program Assistant
Sandra_McIvor@bcit.ca
604-432-8982
Toll-free: 800-663-6542 x 8982

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