Skip To Content

Next Undergrad Deadline: Register by June 10th to start on July 1stApply Online

Post-LPN Bachelor of Nursing

Apply Online

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.

  • 35

    Average Age

  • 91%

    Employment Rate

  • $80k

    Average Salary

  • 90%

    Student Recommended

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.

Start your AU Journey...

We have information to share with you!

Thank you, for reaching out to us!

We've sent an email to your inbox to confirm you'd like to receive communications from us.

*Required Fields

I'm interested in