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Nursing

Cape Breton University

48 months
Duration
8280 CAD/year
8280 CAD/year
6997 CAD/year
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About

Nurses are at the forefront of our health care system. The Bachelor of Science at the Cape Breton University, Nursing (BScN) is an incredible opportunity. It’s a program that prepares students to be eligible to practice as registered nurses in a variety of health care settings. 

Overview

At Cape Breton University, you arrive inspired and leave prepared with the skills you need to thrive, with lifelong knowledge, skills and ability guiding you along the way.

The Nursing curriculum at the Cape Breton University is an intentional blending of courses from many disciplines, integrating theory and practice to facilitate self-growth, critical inquiry and a commitment to lifelong learning. 

Teachers and students engage in continuous professional development. From perfecting evidence-informed practice to respond to changing patient needs, to learning modern technologies, our faculty and students work together in a supportive and dynamic learning environment.

What skills will I gain from this program?

  • Knowledge of nursing theories, research and evaluation.
  • Acquire practice-based learning.
  • Learn to promote, maintain and restore health.
  • Skills to prevent illness or injury.
  • Qualify to write the NCLEX-RN exam.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Pharmacotherapeutics, Alternative, and Complementary Therapies
  • Nursing Research
  • Nursing Theory and Practice Synthesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An overall average of 65% is required for all students applying to most CBU credit programs based on high school performance. Additional requirements may apply to specific programs.
  • If space permits, CBU will accept all candidates who can verify that they have met the minimum entry requirements established by CBU for the programs in which they wish to enroll.
  • Note: CBU does not guarantee that applications completed after August 1, will be processed for September registration.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8280 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8280 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    8280 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8280 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6997 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6997 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sydney

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.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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