PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

STARTLOCATIONDELIVERYSTATUS
SepEdmontonIn person
WetaskiwinIn person
WetaskiwinOnline w/ in-person labs
OnlineOnline w/ in-person labs
JanEdmontonIn person
OnlineOnline w/ in-person labs
MayOnlineOnline w/ in-person labs
Open
Limited
Waitlist
Full
Upcoming
 
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QUICK FACTS

Program length  

5 terms

Credential

Diploma

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TUITION & FEES

September


Canadian
Total: $16,899.67

International
Total: $45,773.75

 

January


Canadian
Total: $17,403.87

International
Total: $46,524.75

 
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ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

  • Language Arts – this requirement can be met with any of the following, or an equivalent course:
    • 60% in English Language Arts 30-1 or 70% in English Language Arts 30-2
    • 60% in ESLG 1860 or 70% in ESLG 1898
  • Mathematics – this requirement can be met with any of the following, or an equivalent course:
    • 60% in Mathematics 20-1 or 70% in Mathematics 20-2
    • 50% in Mathematics 30-1 or 60% in Mathematics 30-2
    • 60% in MATH 1524
  • Biology – this requirement can be met with the following, or an equivalent course:
    • 60% in Biology 30
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Program Deliveries

StartLocationDelivery
Edmonton
In personDaytime / Evenings / Weekends
Wetaskiwin
In personDaytime
Wetaskiwin
Online w/ in-person labsDaytime
Online
Online w/ in-person labsAnytime
Edmonton
In personDaytime
Online
Online w/ in-person labsAnytime
Online
Online w/ in-person labsAnytime
Open
Limited
Waitlist
Full
Upcoming
 
Program Status Definitions
Open: Program is currently accepting applications.
Limited: Program is nearing capacity, or seats are currently being reserved only for select populations. You may be placed on a waitlist.
Waitlist: Program is currently at capacity and accepting applications for a waitlist.
Full: Program is at capacity, and is no longer accepting applications.
Upcoming: Program is not yet accepting applications.
N/A: Not applicable.

LECTURE CLASSES

Lecture classes are available:

  • In person, at the Edmonton or Wetaskiwin campus.  
  • Online real-time, with labs at the Edmonton or Wetaskiwin campus. 
  • Online anytime, with labs at the Edmonton campus. Each course has a fixed start date. You will have 12 weeks to complete each course. Study and complete assignments on your own schedule. Real-time instructor support is available on request. Exam dates are scheduled by each student.

LABS

Some courses have mandatory in person labs.

  • In person students: you will complete your labs at your chosen campus. Labs will be scheduled 1 to 3 times per week throughout the term.
  • Online real-time students: you will complete your labs at the Edmonton or Wetaskiwin campus. Labs will be scheduled 1 to 3 times per week throughout the term.
  • Online anytime students: you will complete your labs at the Edmonton campus. Labs will be for 2-4 days and scheduled near the end of each course.

CLINICAL PLACEMENT 

You may need access to a vehicle and/or be required to travel in order to complete your clinical practice courses in a variety of settings.

  • Instructor-led clinical placements (NPRT 1001, NPRT 2101, and NPRT 2102): For online anytime and Edmonton campus students, placements will occur in Edmonton or surrounding communities.  Wetaskiwin campus students will be placed in Wetaskiwin or surrounding communities.
  • Your preceptored clinical placement (NPRT 2200) will follow your preceptor’s schedule, which may include day, evening, or night shifts, and may include weekends and holidays.
There are limited seats in all classes. We encourage students to register early in order to be able to choose the classes they want.

Note: The in-person delivery of this program meets the eligibility criteria for the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program for international students.