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Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences, Toronto, Ontario

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Institute Mission

The Michener Institute (Michener), exists to advance applied health sciences and associated professionals in order to enhance the health of individuals and communities in Ontario and beyond.

Institute Overview

The Michener Institute is Canada's only post-secondary institution devoted exclusively to applied health science education. Since 1958, Michener has educated applied health professionals in such fields as medical laboratory science, medical radiation sciences, respiratory therapy, diagnostic cytology, genetics technology, ultrasound, MRI and Diabetes Educator.

Michener's academic excellence is rooted in: interprofessional education, simulation, clinical and theoretical education to deliver the best experience, best education hallmark of learning to over 5,000 full-time, part-time and continuing education students.


  • Only postsecondary institution in Canada devoted solely to educating applied health science professionals
  • Funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health & Long Term Care
  • High graduate employment rate
  • Simulated Enhanced learning
  • 150 corporate and clinical partners that provide clinical practice experience for full- and part-time programs
  • Full-time programs: Cardiovascular Perfusion, Chiropody, Diagnostic Cytology, Genetics Technology, Medical Laboratory Science, Medical Radiation Sciences, Respiratory Therapy, Ultrasound, Anesthesia Assistant

    Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences

  • Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates

    •  Applied Health Care & Technology
    •  Certificates < 1 yr
    •  Diplomas 1 - 3 yrs
    •  Bachelor's Degrees 3 - 4 yrs

    Admissions Criteria

    Minimum GPA
     Open Admissions
    English Language Proficiency   (Minimum Score)
    TOEFL (Computer-based):
    TOEFL (Paper-based):
    Application Deadline
    Notification of Acceptance
    Fall Semester: 
    Winter Semester: 
    Spring Semester: 
    Summer Semester: 
    International Application Fee (C$): 
    International Annual Tuition (C$): 
    13,500 - 15,700

    Provincial Accreditation

    • Ontario Ministry of Health

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