University of Northern British Columbia

Northern Baccalaureate Nursing Program

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Program Information

School:University of Northern British Columbia
Faculty:Faculty of Nursing
Field of Study:Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description:The Northern Baccalaureate Nursing Program (NBNP) is a Year 3 and Year 4 Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) degree program offered in Fort St. John, BC. Students are expected to commit to a full-time program of combined theoretical and clinical coursework delivered over five consecutive semesters.

The Northern Baccalaureate Nursing Program (NBNP) requires students to take at least 68 credit hours of Nursing courses. The minimum requirement for completion of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing is 128 credit hours.
URL:Northern Baccalaureate Nursing Program at University of Northern British Columbia
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $23,010
Careers:Nursing Co-ordinators and SupervisorsHead Nurses and SupervisorsNurses (RNs)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Admission to the NBNP is a competitive, criteria-weighted process consisting of the following two parts:
    • compiled minimum admissions qualification score based on admission GPA and supplemental application materials; and
    • the online CASPer assessment

    Admission is based on the most recent 60 credit hours of university level course work including required prerequisite courses, and at least 24 credit hours of university level coursework completed at the 200 level or above.
    Application Notes : Applications for the BSc in Nursing are accepted through our partner institutions (CNC/NWCC), depending on which campus the student intends to study.

    * 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 January 27, 2022