This section is for recent graduates from approved entry-level nursing education programs in Canada, including Alberta, who have not yet registered as an RN and who would like to apply to register with CARNA.
If you graduated from an approved nursing program in Alberta but intend to practise outside of Alberta, you may also be eligible to write the exam outside of Alberta. Please contact the regulatory body in the province or territory where you wish to practise to ask about their specific requirements.
You need to meet the English language proficiency requirement. If you already meet this requirement, proceed with the rest of the application process.
It may take us longer to give you a decision on your application if you: