B.Sc. On Campus


University of Prince Edward Island

48 months
13590 CAD/year
6270 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The curriculum of the School of Nursing at the University of Prince Edward Island is based on the concepts and principles of Primary Health Care.


The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) at the University of Prince Edward Island is a four-year program. Graduates are eligible to write licensure examinations to practice nursing, and to hold membership in the Association of Nurses of Prince Edward Island.

Primary Health Care is defined by the World Health Organization (1978) as "essential health care made universally accessible to individuals and families in the community by means acceptable to them, through their full participation and at a cost that the community and country can afford."


  • Registered Nurse
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Long-Term Care Provider
  • Pediatric Nurse

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Foundations of Nursing
  • Nutrition for Nursing Practice
  • Introduction to Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed undergraduate application Form (online version) or two-page (PDF printable version);
  • $50 Application Fee ($75 for International Applicant);
  • A current Curriculum Vitae (resume) if you are a mature student (21 years of age or older);
  • Official transcripts are required from all high school and post-secondary institutions attended. If enrolled in courses, transcripts are to be submitted when final results of the first semester are available. Transfer credits received at another institution will not negate the requirement for original transcripts;
  • An official English Language Proficiency Test result (if required).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13590 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13590 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6270 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6270 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Charlottetown

1080 - 1710 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Updated over a year ago

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