Anesthesia Assistant


Cardiovascular Perfusion




Diagnostic Cytology


genetics technology


Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Magnetic Resonance

Medical Laboratory Science

Medical Laboratory

Nuclear Medicine Molecular Imaging

Nuclear Medicine
Molecular Imaging

Radiation Therapy


With Laurentian With UofT 
Radiological Technology


Respiratory Therapy





We know you have many paths to choose from when setting out on your journey as a health care professional. If your goal is to have stable, rewarding employment and be valued by your patients and employers, the Michener Institute of Education at UHN can help you get there.

As part of the University Health Network – Canada’s largest hospital – Michener also gives students and faculty direct access to real-time, front-line insight that informs and shapes its curricula. That means students graduate ready to practice, which is just part of the reason employers cite a 100 per cent satisfaction rate with our grads.

For nearly 60 years, Michener has been providing the Canadian health care system with highly qualified professionals ready to meet current and emerging patient and job market needs. Our curriculum is designed to meet and anticipate the health care system’s job market needs, giving students a distinct advantage in their job search.

Learn more about the Michener Advantage.


  • Funded by the Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care
  • Programs accredited by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) and the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CoARTE) for Respiratory Therapy
  • 10 Dedicated Full-Time Programs, 1,000 Continuing Education courses
  • Established clinical partnerships with teaching hospitals and clinics across Ontario and in other provinces
  • Small student to faculty ratio – average class size of 25
  • Academic partnerships with University of Toronto, Laurentian University and Northern Ontario School of Medicine

There are different application timelines, requirements and processes for most of our programs. To learn about what each program’s application requires, see Application Instructions by Program.

Visit How Do I Apply? for information about the overall application process, including:

If you’re interested in applying to Michener, please note the following key dates:

Program Information Webinars+
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences - Monday, November 14, 2016 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences - Thursday, November 17, 2016 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
  • Medical Radiation Sciences and Imaging – Monday, November 28, 2016 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Medical Radiation Sciences and Imaging – Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Primary and Critical Care – Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Primary and Critical Care – Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.

More webinar information and registration details»

Application Deadlines for Joint Programs+
  • Joint Michener/University of Toronto programs in the Medical Radiation Sciences: Applications are assessed by the University of Toronto. Please refer to the university for their critical dates.
  • Joint Michener/Laurentian University program in Radiation Therapy: Applications are assessed by Laurentian University. Please refer to the university for their critical dates.
Application Deadlines for Michener-only Programs+
  • February 1, 2017 is the deadline for the receipt of applications to full-time Michener-only programs through Ontario Colleges.
  • February 10, 2017 is the date by which all supporting documentation (transcripts, English language test scores, etc.) must be received at Michener.
  • Week of April 17, 2017 is when top-ranked candidates will receive an email invitation to ONE Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) at Michener
  • May 1-5, 2017 is Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) week at Michener.
  • Mid-May 2017 is when prospective students receive a notification of admission decisions, including offers of admission, placement on a waitlist, etc.
  • July 14 2017 is when candidates who have attended the MMI must submit final official transcripts and proof of conferral of graduation.