Medix College

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Medix College is a private, for profit, provincially registered career college providing specialized medical career training for their students. Training is provided by instructors with practical medical knowledge and professional on-the-job experience. Medix currently has three campuses in Ontario. Medix College was previously known as Medix School.

Medix College
Type Private
Established 1993
Students Approx. 1,000 (as of 2018)
Location Campuses in Scarborough, ON, Toronto, ON, Brampton, ON, Ontario, Canada
Website [1]


In 1993, Medix College purchased the former Southwestern Business College, which had served London students with courses in accounting, secretarial etc. In 1994, "Doctor’s Office/Medical Lab Assistant" and "Dental Assistant" courses were added to the programs offered. The level of students increased to over 200 that year, and Southwestern Medix expanded their facility from 5000 to 7500 sq. ft. As the need for specialized training in healthcare increased, Southwestern Medix placed students at London Health Science Center and other laboratories in the London area in 1995. From 1996 to 2004, more courses were added to the list, and campuses in Brantford, Kitchener, Scarborough and Toronto were founded. Their 15th anniversary was celebrated in 2008. In the Spring of 2009 the new Brampton campus was added to the Medix family of schools. As of 2018, Medix College consists of Brampton, Scarborough and Toronto.

Programs of study[edit]

Though the courses available differ between campuses, Medix College offers diplomas in the following allied health careers:

  • Intra-Oral Dental Assistant
  • Medical Office Administrator
  • Pharmacy Assistant
  • Massage Therapy
  • Personal Support Worker
  • Community Service Worker
  • Developmental Service Worker
  • Medical Lab Technician Assistant
  • Professional Fitness Consultant
  • Child and Youth Care with Addictions Support Worker
  • Early Childcare Assistant
  • Dental Assistant Level II
  • Physiotherapy Assistant



Medix College is accredited by the Ontario Association of Career Colleges (OACC) and the National Association of Career Colleges (NACC).

Several of the certifications and recognitions that the school has include (but are not limited to):

Campus locations[edit]

Medix College has three campus locations:


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