Nursing Management and Leadership

Program Description

Credential Earned: Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Delivery: Full Time

Program Length: 2 Semesters

This program is designed for students who have Nursing qualifications from their country of origin, and who wish to work as leaders within the Canadian Healthcare settings. The program builds upon the foundational leadership/management within the profession while also providing an introduction to the Canadian Healthcare system. It will also provide a unique focus in students’ main area of leadership interests.

Career Opportunities

Graduates can expect to find employment in public/private health sectors with following positions:

Nursing manager

Clinical leader

Nursing administrator

Public health manager

Start Date

January, May, September

Tuition Fees

Tuition fee for international students is $17898/year including ancillary fees and medical insurance.
From September 2024, tuition fee for international students is $18063/year including ancillary fees and medical insurance.

Tuition fees as stated are subject to change for each academic year.

Semester 1

  • BU1253 Business Presentation and Soft Skills
  • CM1263 Professional Communication
  • NM1003 Healthcare and the Nursing Profession
  • NM1023 Healthcare and Canadian Culture
  • NM1033 Healthcare Services Management
  • NM2003 Critical Thinking and Decision Making
Semester 2

  • BU2073 Career Planning and Professional Skills
  • CM2263 Client Care and Communication
  • NM1013 Conflict Resolution in Healthcare
  • NM2013 Critical Thinking and Decision Making II
  • NM2023 Applied Nursing Leadership and Management
  • NM2033 Healthcare Workplace Conduct


This program does not meet the preparatory requirements or the eligibility criteria to write the registration exams to qualify as a registered practical nurse or registered nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario. Please visit the College of Nurses of Ontario to learn more about how to become a Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Ontario.