Nursing students in New Brunswick

New Brunswick’s healthcare system offers a wide variety of health services and many opportunities to develop your career and pursue your passion for healthcare. We encourage you to explore the job opportunities currently available for nurses in New Brunswick.

Nurses play a vital role in the healthcare system and provide care and support in a variety of settings. Are you interested in becoming a nurse?

STUDENTS INTERESTED IN NURSING HAVE A VARIETY OF OPTIONS IN NEW BRUNSWICK:

Nursing education and training

New Brunswick is home to nursing training programs offered by the following education institutions.

University of New Brunswick (UNB) offers the following nursing program pathways:

L’Université de Moncton offers the following nursing program pathways in French:

Beal University: GNB partnered with Beal University in neighboring Maine to provide more opportunities for students to receive training sooner.

Beal University (gnb.ca)

About Beal University – Career Training Programs in Bangor, Maine

Oulton College: Oulton College received conditional designation for the new Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. (Preliminary approval)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing • Oulton College

STUDENTS FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS:

Loans, grants, and bursaries are available to help access and pay for your post-secondary education. Nursing students can find a variety of programs through the Province of New Brunswick Students Financial Services Canada Student Loan and New Brunswick Student Loan (gnb.ca).

There is also student loan forgiveness available for nurses: Apply for Canada Student Loan Forgiveness for Family Doctors and Nurses – Overview – Canada.ca.

Step Up to Nursing Initiative: Workplace-based, wage-supported learning model where participants will work part-time in the healthcare system while completing one of two program streams: from personal support worker (PSW) to licensed practical nurse (LPN) or from licensed practical nurse (LPN) to registered nurse (RN).

Step Up To Nursing (gnb.ca)
 

Other financial support:

Student Services Fredericton | UNB

Coûts des études et bourses offertes | UMoncton

Bourses d’études et de certification | Canadian Nurses Foundation (cnf-fiic.ca)

Student Awards

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