Approved Psychiatric Nursing Programs



For those thinking of entering the psychiatric nursing education program this information on requisite skills and abilities may be useful in identifying their fit with the requirements of becoming a registered psychiatric nurse.

Requisite Skills & Abilities Needed to Become a Registered Psychiatric Nurse In Alberta.

At the completion of the psychiatric nursing program all student psychiatric nurses must demonstrate the capacity to meet CRPNAs entry level competencies and be able to practice within the context of the CRPNA Standards of Psychiatric Nursing and Code of Ethics.



Canadian Approved Psychiatric Nursing Education Programs

Diploma / Degree / Masters

ALBERTA


MacEwan University


Psychiatric Nursing (Diploma) - Sites

1. MacEwan University City Centre Campus

2. Ponoka Site – Dave Russell Education Complex
Centennial Centre for Mental Health & Brain Injury

Website: www.MacEwan.ca/psychnursing 

Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing (BPN) - Post Diploma Program
MacEwan University City Centre Campus​

Website: www.MacEwan.ca/PsychNursingDegree

MANITOBA

 

Brandon University

Faculty of Health Studies

1. Bachelor of Science in Psychiatric Nursing (BScPN)
2. Bachelor of Science in Mental Health (Post Diploma) (BScMH)
3. Masters in Psychiatric Nursing (MPN)


Website: www.brandonu.ca/health-studies

SASKATCHEWAN


Saskatchewan Polytechnic (formally SIAST)


Psychiatric Nursing - (Diploma)

Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing (BPN) - Post Diploma Program 

Website: www.saskpolytech.ca

Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing Degree Completion Program - Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Online Delivery

BRITISH COLUMBIA


Douglas College


1. Psychiatric Nursing (Diploma)
2. Bachelor of Science in Psychiatric Nursing (BScPN)


Website: www.douglascollege.ca

Kwantlen Polytechnic University


Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing (BPN)

Website: www.kpu.ca


Stenberg College 


Psychiatric Nursing (Diploma)

Website: www.stenbergcollege.com

Canadian Approved Psychiatric Nursing

Refresher Program


BRITISH COLUMBIA

 

Douglas College

Faculty of Health Sciences Continuing Education Psychiatric Nursing Refresher Certificate Program

Website: www.douglascollege.ca