The minimum 10.0 courses presented for consideration must include the following:
No more than 5.0 courses at the introductory level (equivalent to courses numbered 1000 to 1999 at Western University) for applicants applying with only 10.0 courses
1.0 course in human physiology, or equivalent*
0.5 course in anatomy*
0.5 course in introductory statistics*
*Applicants with university preparation at Canadian institutions should reference the Course Equivalency List to determine which courses meet the physiology, anatomy and statistics requirements
Enrolment in this program is limited and possession of the minimum requirements should not be viewed as a guarantee of admission.Students with university preparation outside of Canada must submit documentation from the World Education Services (WES).
English Language Proficiency Requirements
The Undergraduate Admissions Office may require any applicant to write a test of English proficiency. Students applying for admission to undergraduate Nursing programs must satisfy ONE of the following criteria:
English as a first language
The required level of proficiency on an acceptable test of English language and an acceptable test of spoken English. The applicant is encouraged to write a test at the earliest possible date and at the latest before March in the year in which the student is applying for admission. Scores for any test written more than two years prior to applying may not be accepted.
Acceptable Tests and Scores:
TOEFL: 580 paper based; 237 computer-based and TSE (Test of Spoken English) 50 or greater; Internet-based-total score of 92-93, with 22-24 in writing, 26 in speaking, 20 in reading, and 20 in listening