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Fees - Practical Nursing - Year 1

2017-2018 Program Fees

Tuition & College Fees Amount
Tuition $3,220
College Services Fee $100
Student Health & Dental Benefits $242
Student Association Fee $85* (details)
U-Pass (only required for Metro Campus Students) $173
Parking Pass - Optional (pass is required to park on NSCC property) $20
Total $3,840
Payment (1st Term) $2,230
Additional Program Costs (Estimate) Amount
Conferences/Professional Practice $50
Coveralls/Uniforms $80
CPR/First Aid $125
Criminal Record Check $50
Immunizations $400
Placement Travel/Accommodation $500
Portfolio Binders $50
Shoes/Name Tags/Stethoscope/Watch $175
Total (HST not included) $1,430
Textbooks (Estimate) Amount
Textbooks $1,370
Total Cost = Tuition & College Fees + Additional Program Costs + Textbooks $6,640

Schedule & Payments

Campus Start Date End Date Payment Due (1st Term) Payment Due (2nd Term)
Cumberland (Amherst Learning Centre) Sep 5, 2017 May 25, 2018 Aug 4, 2017 Jan 5, 2018
Ivany Sep 5, 2017 May 25, 2018 Aug 4, 2017 Jan 5, 2018
Lunenburg Jan 3, 2018 May 25, 2018 Nov 23, 2017 --
Marconi Sep 5, 2017 May 25, 2018 Aug 4, 2017 Jan 5, 2018
Pictou Sep 5, 2017 May 25, 2018 Aug 4, 2017 Jan 5, 2018
Strait Area Jan 3, 2018 May 25, 2018 Nov 23, 2017 --

Payment Details

  • Payment includes a $200 non-refundable tuition deposit. If you've already paid your $200 confirmation fee your payment total will be decreased by $200.
  • Payment (1st Term) – Payment includes several College fees that may need to be adjusted based on your campus and parking requirements. If you do not require a parking pass, reduce your total by $20. The Student Association fee should be adjusted based on your campus. Student Association (SA) Fee varies by campus - Check your campus fee to confirm your exact amount. If the U-Pass fee is listed in your total, it is only required for Metro Campus full-time students.
  • Payment Options – View payment options details.
  • Placement costs may vary for student depending on placement site location and accommodation arrangements.
  • Tuition and the non-refundable tuition deposit are higher for International Students.

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