Education History

  1. You will be required to request that institutions of higher/tertiary level education send documentation regarding any education you received there that specifically contributed to your nursing knowledge directly to CGFNS. This might include:
    1. Nursing Education Programs
      1. Entry-Level Nursing Education (Associates Degree in Nursing, Diploma in Nursing, BSN, etc.)
      2. Post-Entry Level Nursing Education (RN to BSN Programs)
      3. Master’s Degree Programs in Nursing (or Nursing Specialty)
      4. Doctoral/PHD Programs in Nursing (or Nursing Specialty)
      5. Post-Graduate Specialty Nursing Programs (eg. Nursing Leadership, Palliative Care, Cardiac Nursing)
    2. Nursing-Related Tertiary Level Education (Ex. Nurse Anesthetists, Nurse Midwives, and Nurse Practitioners)
    3. Non-Nursing Education with transfer credit
      1. Any program in any discipline that preceded your nursing education for which you received transfer credit
  2. In addition to your transcripts, course descriptions, and other educational documents, make sure each of your higher/tertiary level educational institutions completes an education history form to send along with the documents.