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Health Care Education

In Saskatchewan and across the country, there are many options to get the education you need to succeed as a health care professional.


1. In Saskatchewan

You can find health care certificate, diploma, and degree programs right here at home.

First Nations University Indigenous Health Unit offers courses and programs in Indigenous health, contemporary issues in Indigenous health, traditional healing, and Indigenous health research methods.

Saskatchewan Polytechnic offers bachelor and diploma programs in the following health sciences and nursing areas:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Practical Nursing
  • Health Information Management
  • Advanced Care Paramedic
  • Continuing Care Assistant
  • Dental Assisting
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Diabetes Education
  • Medical Laboratory Technologists, and many more

University of Regina offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the following health sciences and nursing areas:

  • Pre-professional health studies
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Social work and indigenous social work
  • Kinesiology
  • Gerontology

University of Saskatchewan offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the following health sciences and nursing areas:

  • Pre-professional health studies
  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy
  • Nutrition
  • Physical therapy
  • Kinesiology
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Public health
  • Health studies

2. Outside of Saskatchewan


3. More Information

Aboriginal Activity Centres – Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Aboriginal Activity Centres help develop, establish, and promote measures that will enhance the participation, success, and cultures of Aboriginal students.

Aboriginal Student Centre – University of Regina

The U of R Aboriginal Student Centre cultivates a respectful and welcoming atmosphere that encourages student empowerment, identity, community connection and Indigenous ways of learning.

Aboriginal Students' Centre – University of Saskatchewan

The U of S Aboriginal Students’ Centre is dedicated to supporting Aboriginal student academic and personal success.

Advanced Education

Post-secondary education, student loan programs, and other programs for learning, training and the Saskatchewan workforce.

Internationally Educated Midwives

Internationally educated midwives who want to register to practice in Saskatchewan must successfully complete an approved Saskatchewan College of Midwives (SCM) assessment process and meet all other registration requirements of the SCM.

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