Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Nursing
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description: Our Bilingual nursing program – the only one of its kind in western Canada – allows you to study your degree in French and English. Il faut vraiment être bilingue pour étudier dans ce programme! Graduates of this program have more career options across Canada and around the world. The bilingual program is delivered in collaboration with Campus Saint-Jean, our french-language campus in Edmonton. For a complete description of the BScN degree program, see BScN (Collaborative). We also offer an RPN-to-BScN program and a BScN After-Degree.

A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) degree is your pathway to becoming a Registered Nurse (RN), which opens doors to a variety of careers in nursing and beyond. The Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta is recognized as one of the top nursing schools in Canada — we are leaders in research and in practice, with many unique clinical placements available. The faculty is housed in the Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, a state-of-the-art health sciences teaching facility adjacent to the University of Alberta Hospital.

URL: Nursing (Bilingual BSc in Nursing/Baccalauréat bilingue ès sciences Infirmières) at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Scholarships: 1
Careers: Head Nurses and Supervisors,Nurses (RNs)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 78
Prerequisites:*

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

  • Grade12 French
  • Grade12 English
  • Grade12 Biology
  • Grade12 Chemistry
  • Grade12 Advanced Functions or Grade12 Calculus

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Record of Immunization, Medical examination (including Bloodborne Pathogen testing), CPR certification, and Standard First Aid will be required from accepted applicants. See §133.2(2) of the University Calendar.