Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne

Midwifery (BHSc)

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Program Information

School:Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Faculty:Faculty of Health
Field of Study:Direct Entry Midwifery (LM, CPM)
Description:Small class sizes, diverse range of student experiences, and a strong sense of student community contribute to student success. Get hands-on experience through placements with a midwife and other health professionals, organizations and institutions. Stay connected with internet classrooms in small tutorial groups while in placements to continue your theoretical learning.

Solidify knowledge and skills through a practical learning environment and during the on-site two, one-week intensive training sessions the third year of study. Opportunity to hear from guest-speakers and certification reunite face to face . Third year begins and ends on campus where students build on clinical skills and knowledge. Graduates are eligible for registration as a midwife with the College of Midwives of Ontario, in addition to other colleges across Canada, upon successful completion of the Canadian Midwifery Registration exam. After graduation, gain experience and a salary during your “new registrant’s year” with a full caseload of clients and the support and guidance of professionals.

URL:Midwifery (BHSc) at Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $27,602

Cost shown is for Year 1 of the program.
Enrolment #:20

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Social Science 

Applicants are required to have: 1 grade 12 English U/M course, 1 grade 12 4U Chemistry or Biology, 1 grade 12 U/M Social Science, 3 additional grade 12 U/M courses, and a minimum overall average of 70% in the 6 best grade 12 U/M courses.

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 230] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80]
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Selection is based upon overall admission requirements, and not solely on grade averages. In addition to meeting the courses requirement below, applicants must submit a Supplementary Application Form. To apply to the program, you must go through OUAC and later submit your supplementary application on the Laurentian Application Portal.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on April 15, 2019