College of the North Atlantic

Career Programs and Related Information

CAREER

Medical Laboratory Assistant

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Medical Laboratory Assistant Certificate

CONTACT INFORMATION

College of the North Atlantic Grand Falls-Windsor Campus
5 Cromer Avenue            
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL  A2A 1X3
General Inquiries: 709-292-5600
Toll Free: 1-888-982-2268
Admissions Officer
Tel: 709 292-5622
Fax: 709 489-5765
http://www.cna.nl.ca/programs-courses/show-program-details.asp?program=110

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High School Graduation Certificate with a 60% overall average in the following (or equivalent):

  • English 3201 or 3202 (minimum 60%)
  • Mathematics (4 credits) chosen from:
    • Advanced: 2205, 3205 (50% minimum in each course)
    • Academic: 2204 (50% minimum), 3204 (60% minimum)
  • Science – (4 credits) chosen from two of:
    • Biology: 3201
    • Physics: 3204
    • Chemistry: 3202
    • Earth Systems: 3209
  • Electives (2 additional credits) chosen from any of the remaining 3000 level courses offered in the Senior High School Program.

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

N/A


CAREER

Paramedic

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Primary Care Paramedic (PCP)

CONTACT INFORMATION

Prince Philip Drive Campus
1 Prince Philip Drive
P. O. Box 1693
St. John’s, NL A1C 5P7
tel: 709 758 7284
fax: 709 758 7304

Bay St. George Campus
432 Massachusetts Drive
P. O. Box 5400
Stephenville, NL A2N 2Z6
tel: 709 643 7838
fax: 709 643 7734
http://www.cna.nl.ca/programs-courses/show-program-details.asp?program=36

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school diploma or equivalent with credits at or above the general level with Grade 12 academic Science and English, and Grade 11 academic Mathematics. Valid drivers license and a current CPR-Basic Rescuer Level C and a standard First-Aid Course.

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

  • Colgate-Palmolive Dental Hygiene Admission Scholarship
  • The Dr. Jane Pickersgill Memorial Scholarship   
  • The W. Andrew MacKay Alumni Scholarship

CAREER

Licenced Practical Nurse (LPN)

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Licensed Practical Nurse Diploma

CONTACT INFORMATION

Corner Brook Campus
141 O’Connell Drive
P. O. Box 822
Corner Brook, NL A2H 6H6
tel: 709 637 8530
fax: 709 634 2126

Grand Falls-Windsor Campus
Phone: (709) 292-5600
Fax: (709)489-5765

Clarenville Campus                         
69 Pleasant Street
Clarenville, NL A5A 1V9
tel: 709 466 6900
fax: 709 466 2771
http://www.cna.nl.ca/programs-courses/show-program-details.asp?program=119

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

N/A

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

  • Faculty of Dentistry Gifts and Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Dalhousie Entrance Dental Scholarship
  • Colgate-Palmolive Dr. Gordon Nikiforuk Dentistry Admission Scholarship
  • The Dr. James P. McGuigan Memorial Scholarship
  • Dalhousie University Dental Scholarships
  • The Gaum-Brayton Endodontic Scholarship
  • The Dr. Noel H. Andrews Memorial Scholarship
  • The Dr. J.D. McLean Scholarship
  • The Dr. Terry Ingham Memorial Scholarship and Auxiliary Fund
  • The Dr. I.K. Lubetsky Scholarship
  • The Dr. William MacInnis Scholarship
  • Dr. Don Stephenson Memorial Scholarship
  • Dr. Kathleen Stack-McColough Scholarship in Dentistry
  • Aurum Ceramic Dental Laboratories Bursary
  • The Sidney D. Campbell Memorial Bursary
  • The Elias Bursary
  • The Glengarry Bursary
  • The Dr. I.K. Lubetsky Memorial Bursary
  • The Dr. D. Brendan MacNeil Bursary
  • Arrabelle MacKenzie McCallum Bursary
  • The Dr. F.L. Miller Memorial Bursary
  • The Sunstar Bursary

Students may contact the School of Health Sciences for information on additional awards and funding. Bursaries may be available to NS applicants through local health authorities listed here: http://schoolofhealthsciences.dal.ca/Prospective%20Students/


CAREER

Respiratory Therapist

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Respiratory Therapy Diploma

CONTACT INFORMATION

Prince Philip Drive Campus
1 Prince Philip Drive
P. O. Box 1693
St. John’s, NL A1C 5P7
tel: 709 758 7284
fax: 709 758 7304
http://www.cna.nl.ca/programs-courses/show-program-details.asp?program=37

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Students must complete the Medical Sciences I (General) program of studies. Selection to Respiratory Therapy is competitive and will occur at the end of the second semester.

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

N/A

General Scholarships and Bursaries Information

http://www.cna.nl.ca/awards/