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McDonald International Academy is affiliated with several well-known universities in North America offering special opportunities solely for MIA students. 



University of Manitoba


University of Manitoba

Location:Winnipeg, Manitoba
Programs:Over 100 Degrees, Diplomas and certificates, 60+undergraduate degree programs including professional disciplines such as medicine, law and engineering.
Enrollment:More than 30,000 students, of which 13% are international students from over 104 countries.
Faculties: 8700, 190,000 alumni

With a strong legacy of excellence to guide us, the University of Manitoba and its dynamic community of researchers, students, teachers and staff, are addressing the challenges facing Canada and the world in the 21st Century.

The University of Manitoba is a coeducational, nondenominational, government-supported institution. It is a member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada.

University of Manitoba's Advantages

High School Students


1. Guaranteed entry to undergraduate programs;
2. MIA graduates can be enrolled in the University of Manitoba once they have obtained the OSSD.


University of Winnipeg


University of Winnipeg

Location:Winnipeg, Manitoba
Programs:over 40 programs & 800+ courses

The University of Winnipeg received its charter in 1967 but its roots date back more than 130 years. The founding colleges were Manitoba College (1871), and Wesley College (1888), which merged to form United College in 1938.

The University of Winnipeg, located in the heart of Canada, is a compact, diverse, multicultural academic community committed to access and excellence. The University of Winnipeg is a provincially and privately funded post-secondary institution with undergraduate and select graduate programs, as well as Collegiate and Continuing Education divisions.

The University of Winnipeg is large enough to offer over 800 courses in more than 40 subject areas from Aboriginal Governance to Women's Studies, yet small enough to make sure students connect with the University's award-winning professors. Home to more than 9200 full- and part-time students, University of Winnipeg has been ranked by our graduates in the Top Ten of all Canadian universities when asked about their "Entire Educational Experience" (Maclean's Graduate Survey, November 2004). The Globe & Mail 2005 Report Card gives The University of Winnipeg an overall 'A' grade in the areas of teaching quality, class sizes, faculty-student interaction, and the availability of faculty outside classroom hours.

The University of Winnipeg has just embarked on a Campus Development Plan that will guide the growth and change of the University of Winnipeg campus over the next ten years. At the heart of the plan is the University's century-old commitment to students.

University of Winnipeg’s Advantages

High School Students
1. Guaranteed entry to undergraduate programs;
2. MIA graduates can be enrolled in the University of Winnipeg without needing to fulfill TOEFL requirements;
3. May apply for work permit in Manitoba.
4. Reasonable tuition fees (approximately $ 14,000 CAD per year).


SUNY at New Paltz


State University of New York (SUNY) at New Paltz

Location:New Paltz, NY
Programs:100+ Bachelor degrees & 50+ Master degrees
Faculties:323 full-time, 92% holding a Ph.D. or terminal degree

216 acres set in the beautiful Hudson River Valley, settled next to the nation's oldest street with its original houses just blocks from campus; 39 non-residence buildings, 14 residence halls.Very competitive, 4-year, co-ed, residential, regional college, state assisted, liberal arts/professional/technical studies, New Paltz is a comprehensive, regional college conferring both the baccalaureate and master degrees. In addition, pre-doctoral certification in Educational Supervision and Administration is offered. The college consists of the Schools of Education, Fine and Performing Arts, Business, Science and Engineering, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. There are 100 undergraduate and 50 graduate programs offered at New Paltz. There are over 800 leadership opportunities for students, more than 130 clubs and organizations for student involvement, NCAA Division III athletics, national renowned fine and performing arts programs.

State University of New York (SUNY) at New Paltz’s Advantages

High School Students
1. Guarantee entry to undergraduate programs;
2. MIA graduates can be enrolled in The State of New York University at New Paltz without needing to fulfill TOEFL or SAT requirements;
3. Reasonable tuition fees (approximately $ 23,000 USD per year).

Northern Michigan University


Northern Michigan University (NMU)

Website: https://www.nmu.edu/about
Location: Marquette, Michigan, USA 
Programs:147 degree programs, including 25 graduate programs.
Enrollment: 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students. 
Faculties: 300-plus full-time faculty members have doctorates or the highest degree in their fields

Northern Michigan University, located in Marquette, Michigan, is a dynamic four-year, public, comprehensive university that has grown its reputation based on its award-winning leadership programs, cutting-edge technology initiatives and nationally recognized academic programs. 

NMU’s most popular bachelor’s degrees are art and design, nursing, criminal justice, elementary education and biology. The university’s fastest growing academic areas are clinical science, biology, and the geographical and environmental sciences.

Read More? Visit https://www.nmu.edu/about 

Northern Michigan’s Advantages

High School Students

1. Guarantee entry to undergraduate programs; 
2. MIA graduates can be enrolled in Northern Michigan without needing to fulfill TOEFL or SAT requirements;
3. Reasonable tuition fees.

Cambrian College


Cambrian College


Website: https://www.cambriancollege.ca/Pages/Home.aspx
Founded: 1967
Location: Sudbury, Ontario
Programs: Over 80 Degrees. 
Enrollment: More than 11,000 students, over 4,100 students in over 80+ full-time programs, plus over 7000 students in almost 900 part-time courses/programs.

Cambrian College in Sudbury, Ontario, has been a leading postsecondary institution in Northern Ontario since its first classes held in 1967. The college has a vibrant community of more than 11,000 learners.


Cambrian's Advantages


  • Guaranteed entry to undergraduate programs; 
  • MIA graduates can be enrolled in Cambrian College once they have obtained the OSSD.
  • MIA students can apply to Cambrian college without needing to fulfill IELTS/TOEFL requirements.