Thank you for choosing College of the North Atlantic (CNA). Please be advised, that while CNA will continue to receive applications throughout the COVID-19 pandemic there will be a delay in processing. Applications will be processed as quickly as possible and applicants will be advised if any additional information is required.





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  1. The following programs are not open to International students: 
    Diagnostic Ultrasonography, Medical Lab Assistant, Medical Sciences, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Radiography, Primary Care Paramedicine, Rehab Assistant (OTA/PTA), Respiratory Therapy.
  2. Applications regarding Practical Nursing:
    An admissions person will email you additional forms that will need to be completed as part of the application process.
    Applicants are required to complete and submit all documentation. Only completed applications will be considered.
  3. Applications regarding Advanced Care Paramedicine and X-Ray Skills for Medical Laboratory Technologists:
    These programs are not open for application as they require working experience / recommendation from an employer.

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Important Information:

No application will be considered until all of the following documents have been completed and are on file at the Campus Learner Services Office:
  1. Fully completed application form.
  2. Official transcript of high school marks or high school equivalency marks: If you are presently in Level III/grade 12 of High School, reside in Newfoundland & Labrador and will be writing exams in June, then the college can obtain a copy of your high school marks directly from the Department of Education once final marks are available, provided you enter your MCP number on your application.
  3. Receipt of application fee*. The application fee is non-refundable.
Payment of the application fee will be required at the end of the online application process. Please have your credit card ready.
The fee is $30 CDN for Canadian applicants and $100 CDN for International applicants. Your online application will be deleted if payment is not made at this time.

The Online Application for Admission does not accept applications for "Advanced Standing" at this time; however, this component will be added at a later date.

Some programs require additional supporting documentation. Refer to the specific program found under our Programs and Courses area for specific requirements related to your program of choice. Your application is only complete when ALL documentation such as transcripts and/or other documents specific to the program entrance requirements are received.