Athabasca University

Nursing (Post L.P.N.)

Save Compare

Program Information

School:Athabasca University
Faculty:Centre for Nursing and Health Studies
Degree:Bachelor; Online; Distance
Field of Study:Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description:his unique program offers a broad liberal university education designed specifically for the licensed practical nurse. As you continue working in your field, you can remain in your community and complete your baccalaureate nursing theory courses in our flexible learning environment. All of the non-nursing, required, support and option theory courses are completed by distance education through a combination of print and online resources, or print only.

As a graduate of the Post LPN BN program, you will be eligible to write the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination and to apply for registration with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta. If you plan to practice in a jurisdiction other than Alberta following completion of this program, please contact the regulatory body in that jurisdiction, before applying to this program, to determine acceptance of the program when seeking a temporary practice permit and active registration as a registered nurse.
URL:Nursing (Post L.P.N.) at Athabasca University
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $6,670
National: $7,940
Scholarships:2
Careers:Head Nurses and SupervisorsNurses (RNs)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Work Experience
If you plan to practice in a jurisdiction other than Alberta following completion of this program, please contact the regulatory body in that jurisdiction, before applying to this program, to determine acceptance of the program when seeking a temporary practice permit and active registration as a registered nurse.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 03, 2016