List of Accredited Programs

Accredited Programs for Internationally Educated Nurses

Only nursing programs successful in achieving accreditation status from the CASN IEN-Accreditation Bureau (IEN-CAB), and within the term limit of the accreditation status granted are eligible to state that they are a “CASN Accredited Program.” Any other use of the term without written CASN approval will result in legal action.

The following nursing programs are currently accredited by the CASN Accreditation Bureau. They are listed in the language in which they are offered.

British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Graduate Nurse Internationally Educated Re-Entry Certificate



George Brown College, Academic Pathway for Internationally Educations Nurses (IEN) Graduate Certificate



York University, Internationally Educated Nurses (IEN) BScN

(Note that this program is a full baccalaureate program)


Quebec / Québec

John Abbott College, Professional Integration into Nursing in Quebec.

Download the list of Accredited Canadian IEN Bridging Programs 2021-2022