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Cumberland College
11th Aug, 2017

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11th Aug, 2017

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It's contest time! We have two tickets for OneRepublic in Saskatoon on Aug. 17. Let us know who you will take to the concert if you are the lucky winner. Draw will be made Monday.

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Cumberland College
26th Jul, 2017

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Are you interested in being a recreation director, manager of sport, recreation and culture, community development officer, facility manager or special events manager? The Recreation and Community Development Program could be for you! This program starts September 5 in Tisdale. https://www.cumberlandcollege.sk.ca/index.php?id=261

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Cumberland College
16th Jul, 2017

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The Office Education Program starts August 30 in Tisdale! To apply go to https://www.cumberlandcollege.sk.ca/index.php?id=100

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Cumberland College
12th Jul, 2017

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Interested in taking the next step towards a university degree? Apply for the the Indigenous Access and Transition Education Certificate (IATEC) program offered in Nipawin starting October 2017! https://www.cumberlandcollege.sk.ca/index.php?id=271

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Cumberland College
12th Jul, 2017

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Did you know there have been changes to the 2017 Student Loan process? Check it out here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n4kQV1Q6OSc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayDETtiqJpI

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Cumberland College
11th Jul, 2017

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Cumberland College
1st Jul, 2017

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Happy Canada Day!

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Cumberland College
29th Jun, 2017

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Congratulations to the MUCC students on their graduation today! We were thrilled to present $2000 Entrance Scholarships to Ram Argien Bagsit, Mikhaella Jose, Adam Meyers, Braden Olson, Keely Hangs Copeland, Lauren Lueken, Lian Strydom and Mark Nicholson! Looking forward to having you at Cumberland this fall!!!

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Cumberland College
29th Jun, 2017

CAAT testing and interviewing will take place at Yellow Quill July 12, starting at 10 a.m. for anyone interested in coming to ABE fall 2017. For more information email scoates@cumberlandcollege.sk.ca

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Cumberland College
28th Jun, 2017

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Pre-Nursing


Program Start: 6 September 2017
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year

Overview:

Cumberland College offers the pre-professional year of classes that lead into the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Saskatchewan.  The pre-professional year is study at the post-secondary level consisting of 30 credit units of courses. A minimum weighted average of 60% in these courses is required for admission to Nursing.  Admission to Year 2 of Nursing is competitive, therefore, the average for admission to Year 2 is normally higher than 60%.

The College of Nursing offers three years of nursing education that builds upon a pre-professional year leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.). Students in the pre-professional year study courses in the humanities, natural, social and health sciences all of which are foundational for the nursing program. The complete program is offered in Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, Yorkton, and the north.  Part-time study is an option, but all courses must be completed within six years of commencing the first nursing course.

In order to be eligible for licensure with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses' Association (SRNA) graduates must pass a national council licensure examination (NCLEX) and pay the required fees.

Requirements:

High school requirements for the pre-professional year of study:

  • Grade 12 with a 70% average including:
    • English A30 and B30
    • Biology 30
    • Chemistry 30
    • Foundations of Math 30 or Pre-Calculus 30 (or Math B30, but Math C30 is recommended).

University pre-professional year requirements:

  • English 3 cu
  • Indigenous/ Native Studies 3 cu
  • Chemistry 3 cu
  • Biology 3 cu
  • Statistics 3 cu
  • Nutrition 3 cu
  • Psychology 3 cu
  • Social Science Elective 3 cu
  • Electives 6 cu

Notes:

In addition to the pre-professional first year courses, the following are program requirements for the second year of the B.S.N. program:

  • Heart Saver CPR Level C with AED *
  • A Standard First Aid Certificate *
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information (WHMIS)
  • Transferring Lifting Repositioning (TLR) Program*
  • Respiratory Protection Fit Testing
  • Immunization
  • Criminal Record Check: Students who fail to submit the results will be excluded from contact with clients and may be required to withdraw from the program.  Updated criminal record checks may be required later in the program based on clinical agency requirements. Criminal record checks can sometimes take a few months to process, so it is important you arrange for this as soon as possible.
  • uniforms
  • other supplies and resources

You can complete a pre-professional year (30 credit units) at Cumberland College.  To complete your Nursing degree you must move to one of  the University of Saskatchewan nursing campuses (Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, LaRonge, Ile-a-La-Cross, and Yorkton).  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your pre-professional year at Cumberland College.

Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for you.