Requirements for admission into any Diploma or Advanced Certificate Program include:

  • Attending the initial interview and receiving a positive recommendation from the College Director/student administrator/admissions representative.
  • Having a fair understanding of the English language.
  • Prospective students must be Grade 12 graduates, or equivalent, or
  • Have Mature Student status (19 years of age or over/18 years of age in Ontario/21 years of age or over in Nova Scotia with at least one year out of high school) and subject to the discretion of the College Director.
  • Mature Students and those who cannot supply proof of Grade 12 graduation will be required to complete an Entrance Examination to properly assess their personal strengths and weaknesses.
  • Applicants for any of the Technical Diplomas or Advanced Certificates, as well as the Medical Training courses offered, will further be evaluated on specific criteria and tests depending on the Diploma or Certificate chosen.

Students need to be able to work with an individualized learning system. Foreign students who are not Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents must obtain a Study Permit with their Visitor Visa from Citizenship and Immigration Canada. Applicants must read and certify that they have received and read a copy of the College’s policies and procedures, any updates and inserts as well as the Enrolment Application and Contract. Some programs may also have additional entrance requirements or prerequisite courses.