Kikkawa College Admission Requirements to the Massage Therapy Diploma Program at ICT Schools are accepted throughout the year. Applicants are encouraged to apply early to the program that suits them to secure a seat in the college—regular (82 weeks), fast-track (73 weeks), or part-time. Applicants should ensure they submit a completed application form directly to the school of their choice. See webpage for more details.
The total fee includes sales taxes, $84.75 for applications to ICT Kikkawa College and $86.25 for applications to ICT Northumberland College.
Application must include the following:
- Official copy of a high school transcript (or equivalent) forwarded directly from the institution attended to the college which you are applying to.
- Official copy of any post-secondary transcripts forwarded directly from the institution(s) attended
In reference to the ICT Schools’ Harassment and Discrimination Policy (1996), the Ontario Human Rights Code, and the Nova Scotia Human Rights Act Admissions Department reviews all applications regardless of age, disability, race, religion, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, or family status of the candidate.
MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Applicants must have a high school diploma/certificate or its equivalent. A candidate who does not fulfill these minimum admission requirements may apply as a mature student as of the official day of class, this applies only if the applicant is 18 years of age or older (if applying to Kikkawa College) or 19 years of age or older (if applying to Northumberland College). A copy of proof of age must be submitted with the application. Applicants applying as mature students will need to pass the Canadian Adult achievement Test. Applicants may also be required to pass a Pre-admission Course as described below.
Applicants required to take a Pre-admission Course as part of the admission requirement must successfully complete ICT’s Pre-admission Course (or an equivalent course elsewhere) prior to the commencement of the program. For more information on course availability, please contact the Admissions Office.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY
English is the language of instruction at ICT Schools. Students must be able to demonstrate proficiency in all areas of the English language, including speaking, reading, writing and oral comprehension. Please refer to the Student Catalogue for additional information regarding language proficiency requirements.
Applicants with special needs are encouraged by ICT Schools to consider a career in complementary health care. However, ICT Schools has limited resources to provide support to students with physical, learning and emotional disabilities. ICT Schools examines each situation on a case-by-case basis. In order to be eligible, the applicant must submit a request in writing with the necessary supporting documents to the Registrar prior to the start of the new school year.
ADVANCED STANDING (TRANSFER CREDIT)
Applicants may request a transfer of educational credit from other institutions. Requests for transfer of credit must be directed to the College alongside the application to the program of your choice. Applicants requesting a transfer of credit will need to submit an official transcript indicating completion of the course material. They must also submit a syllabus that demonstrates that the course is substantially similar in length, scope and learning objectives to ICT Schools’ massage therapy program.
If the request is accepted, the applicant may need to take a challenge examination on a pass-fail basis. The examination fee is $50.00, paid in advance. If the applicant passes the challenge examination, the letters TC (Transfer of Credit) will appear on any transcript issued by the school.
SPECIAL STUDENT STATUS
Students required to repeat courses must apply for admission as Special Students. This is subject to thr approval and Evaluation and Promotion Committee. Decisions made by this committee is final and is not subject to appeal.Share with friends