At a Glance
- Credential: Degree
- Credits: 120
- Next Start: Monthly
Athabasca University’s Post-LPN Bachelor of Nursing is designed to meet the specific education needs of current Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and Registered Practical Nurses (RPNs) who are registered in Alberta.
Source: Government of Alberta, Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2015
Q: Why take the Post-LPN Bachelor of Nursing?
The Post-LPN BN program is designed specifically for practicing LPNs. You’ll complete your BN degree, get hands-on clinical experience and prepare for the NCLEX-RN exam. Successfully completing this exam enables you to apply for registration with CARNA, which is required in order to become a Registered Nurse.
Q: How long will it take to complete?
You can finish this program in as little as 3.5 years of full-time study. You can also work at your own pace to complete all your requirements within 7 years of your enrolment.
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