Approved nursing education programs
How to meet this requirement
To become a registered nurse or nurse practitioner in Alberta, you must first complete an approved education program.
The Nursing Education Program Approval Committee (NEPAC) is responsible for approving the courses in Alberta that lead to initial entry to practice as an RN or NP and re-entry to practice as an RN.
Taking education programs in Alberta
Please contact the educational institutions directly for questions related to admission requirements, advanced credit or other program-specific inquiries.
If you completed programs outside of Alberta
If you completed your education outside of Alberta, we will determine if it meets our requirements during the application process.