For over 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.

As part of the University Health Network (UHN) – Canada’s largest hospital – Michener gives students the best education possible with direct access to real-time, front-line insight that informs and shapes its curriculum.

As well, Michener’s focus on continuous quality improvement are 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.


  • A public post-secondary institution funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care
  • Programs are accredited by EQual (a subsidiary of Accreditation Canada), and the Council on Accreditation for Respiratory Therapy Education for (CoARTE) Respiratory Therapy
  • 11 Advanced Diploma programs and two (2) Graduate Certificate programs
  • Small student to faculty ratio – average class size of 25 Established clinical partnerships with teaching hospitals and clinics across Ontario and in other provinces
  • Academic partnerships with University of Toronto, Laurentian University and Northern Ontario School of Medicine
  • Over 4,000 Continuing Education students each year


The Michener Institute of Education at UHN offers a variety of full-time, part-time and post-certificate programs, as well as bridging programs to help internationally educated health professionals prepare for Canadian licensing or certification exams. Click on the links below to learn more about the programs.

Advanced Diploma Programs (Full-Time)+
Graduate Certificate Programs (Part-Time)+
Bridging Programs (for Internationally Educated Health Professionals)+


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

Let our Admissions team guide you through the admissions process and help answer some frequently asked questions.

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:

Information Webinars+
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, 2021 - Deadline for the receipt of applications to full-time Michener-only programs through Ontario Colleges.
  • February 8, 2021 - Date by which all supporting documentation (transcripts, English language test scores, etc.) must be received at Michener.
  • May, 2021 - Top-ranked candidates will receive offers of admission.
  • May 28, 2021 - Deadline for the receipt of applications to Digital Health and Data Analytics program through Michener's Self-Service Portal.
  • July 12, 2021 - Candidates who have been offered provisional admission must submit proof of outstanding admission requirements.