University of Alberta

Nursing - Collaborative Program

Program Information

School:University of Alberta
Faculty:Faculty of Nursing
Field of Study:Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description:The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) Program (also known as the BScN-Collaborative Program) is primarily for high school graduates or those who have some postsecondary education, and is designed as a four year full-time program.Students gain hands-on experience every semester, and clinical placements throughout the program allow student to put theory and skills into practice in various hospital and community settings. Upon successful completion of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) degree, students are eligible to write the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination to become a Registered Nurse in Canada. The program is called "collaborative" because in addition to being offered at the University of Alberta campus in Edmonton, all four years can be taken at Red Deer College, Keyano College (Fort McMurray), or Grande Prairie Regional College.
URL:Nursing - Collaborative Program at University of Alberta
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $21,009
Careers:Head Nurses and SupervisorsNurses (RNs)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Science 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Pure Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Humanities  or  Grade12 International Languages  or  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Science 
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Applicants to the BSc Nursing program are required to demonstrate Spoken English language proficiency, have a record of Immunization and undergo a medical examination (including Bloodborne Pathogen testing). CPR certification and Standard First Aid will be required from accepted applicants.

    * 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 11, 2016