Program Prerequisites

Program Prerequisites

Please carefully review the following information.  If you have any questions regarding prerequisites or equivalencies affecting your eligibility to apply for the program, or inquiries regarding admission issues please contact:

Admissions at 519-650-5533 ext 202  or via email at [email protected]

1. Proof of Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
You must at a minimum have a high school diploma, or equivalent.  Applicants who do not have a Grade 12 diploma or equivalent must write and pass the Wonderlic Scholastic Level Exam administered by the college.

2. Language Skills
If your first language is not English and you did not complete secondary school in English, you must meet the fluency standards based on the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) scale:

Speaking Listening Reading Writing
MELA 8 8 8 7
IELTS   6.5 7.5 6.5 6.0
TOEFL 20 24 19 20
CanTEST 4.5 4 4 3.5

Your report must be provided with your application package.

MANDATORY PRE-REQUISTE COURSE (PRACTICAL)

3. Introduction to Massage Course
This course is required if you do not have any previous formal massage training.  Massage Therapy is a lot more than giving family and friends massages.  In order to gain this experience and ensure that this career is for you, enroll in CCMH’s Introduction to Massage course which is held at the college 6 times per year. Fee for the course is $200.

Upcoming Dates

2018: Apr.14/15, Jun.23/24, July 21/22 ,  Aug. 18/19, Oct.20/21, Nov.17/18,  Dec.15/16

 

OPTIONAL PRE-REQUISTE COURSE (SCIENCE)

4. Medical Terminology Systems (MTS) Course
This course is highly recommended if you do not have any previous science background.  Please see your admissions department to be enrolled. If you have a post secondary health science background please contact Admissions to see if you qualify for a Prior Learning Assessment.