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2023-24 Estimated Fees
Continuing Care

Tuition, fees and costs listed on this page are for planning purposes only. They do not represent final amounts owing and are in Canadian dollars (CDN).

For details about this program visit the program page.

Tuition, fees and program costs

Tuition and college fees Domestic amount (CDN$) International amount (CDN$)
Tuition $3,620 $11,690
College service fee 100 100
Student health and dental benefits
This fee applies to all International and/or full-time students in eligible programs - unless proof of comparable coverage is provided. For more information, visit student health and dental plan.
230 950
Student Association fee
This fee varies by campus. To check your exact amount, view campus Student Association fees.
85 85
U-Pass
The U-Pass fee applies to full-time students at Akerley, Institute of Technology and Ivany campuses, and is optional for eCampus students.
189 189
Parking pass
This fee applies only if parking on NSCC property. If a parking pass isn't required, deduct this fee from your total.
20 20
International student fee -- 1,000
Virtual health care fee
This fee applies to all full- and part-time students in eligible programs, unless an opt out has been completed. For more information, visit virtual health care.
45 45
Total $4,289 $14,079
Payment (1st term)
If you paid a non-refundable tuition deposit, subtract it from this total.
$2,479 $9,988
There is no tuition cost for this program in 2023-24 when you are a domestic student and agree to work as a CCA in Nova Scotia for 2 years after graduation. Tuition and most program costs (books, tools, etc.) and the student fees (college services) are covered by the Nova Scotia Government. International students are not eligible for this funding support.
Textbooks (estimate) Domestic amount International amount
Textbooks $600 $600
Classroom/Portfolio Supplies Domestic amount International amount
Classroom/Portfolio Supplies $0 $0
Additional program costs Domestic amount International amount
Administration Fee (CCA) 460 460
Criminal Record Check 50 50
Food Hygiene 75 75
Immunizations (includes ParaMed fee) 400 400
Intermediate (Standard) First Aid, CPR Level C 125 125
Placement Travel 400 400
Portfolio Binders 50 50
Program Supplies/Name Tags 60 60
Registration and Manual - Dementia: Understanding the Journey 155 155
Registration and Manual - Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative Care (LEAP) 35 35
Technology requirement: Budget-range computer and accessories (see below for more detail) 810 810
Uniforms 250 250
Total (HST not included) $2,870 $2,870
These are estimated costs for items required for your program. If you already have any of these items, they may meet your program requirements.

The technology requirements listed above are an estimate that reflects the need for students to have their own computer and technology accessories. View technology requirement details

Total Cost Domestic total International total
Tuition and college fees + co-op (if applicable) + textbooks + classroom/portfolio supplies + additional program costs $7,759 $17,549

Schedule and payments

Visit our Academic Calendar to see the full list of important dates.

Campus Delivery Start date Academic year end date Program end date Payment due (1st term) U-Pass fee
Annapolis Valley In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Nov 24, 2023 No
Annapolis Valley In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 6, 2023 Dec 15, 2023 Dec 15, 2023 Aug 4, 2023 No
Burridge In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Burridge (Digby Learning Centre) In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Cumberland (Amherst Learning Centre) In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Ivany In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 Yes
Kingstec In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Lunenburg In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Marconi In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Pictou In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Shelburne In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Strait Area In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
Truro In person
Delivered in-person. Some courses may have online elements.
Sep 5, 2023 May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Aug 4, 2023 No
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