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Athabasca University

Bachelor of Nursing

Regulations effective September 1, 2020.

The Faculty of Health Disciplines offers two routes to a Bachelor of Nursing (BN) degree. Applicants who are graduates of a Registered Nurse (RN) diploma program may enrol in the post-RN BN degree program. Applicants who are graduates of a Practical Nurse (PN) certificate program may enrol in the post-LPN BN degree program.

Students complete the program regulations in effect at the time of their enrolment and are responsible for ensuring that prerequisites (including specified program GPA requirements) and co-requisite course requirements are met.

Program Plans

Our online program plans can assist you in selecting the courses needed to fulfill your program requirements.

Counselling Services offers an assessment website: Mapping Your Future.


Information effective Sept. 1, 2020 to Aug. 31, 2021.

Updated June 25 2021 by laurab

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