To be eligible for entry, applicants must schedule and attend an in-person interview, and provide the following documentation:

Admission Requirements

  • Student Enrolment Contract
  • Autobiography (2 pages double spaced)
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (O.S.S.D) / British Columbia Certificate of Graduation or equivalent post secondary documentation
  • English language proficiency

Mature Student Admission Requirements

Applicants 25 years of age or older may apply as a mature student.

  • Student Enrolment Contract
  • Canadian Adult Achievement Test - Level D (CAAT - Level D) OR High School/Post Secondary Diploma
  • Autobiography (3-5 pages double spaced)
  • Resume
  • English language proficiency
  • Completed Application Form

Advanced Standing

Applicants with credits from an accredited post-secondary educational Institution may be exempt from certain health science courses only provided that these courses meet IHN’s standards, including: Human Anatomy / Physiology – HAP01, Biological Chemistry – BC001, (Organic Chemistry) Body Metabolism – BM002, (Biochemistry). Students who seek advanced standing must apply to a program advisor with official transcripts.

Official transcripts must be submitted before the commencement of the program in order for a tuition reduction to be processed for exemptions granted. Transcripts submitted after the commencement of the program will result in no tuition refund.