How To Apply

Your Path to a Career In Health Care

Gain Real World Experience in our
Health Science Programs and Paid Co-op
Earn a Bachelor of Science degree plus a unique certificate in
Pathways to Health Professions
Earn an Academic Advantage
From Global Leaders in Health Sciences

#2 in the World

among Universities for Health Sciences research after Harvard

#3 in the World

for Health Sciences Research

Leading Co-Op

Leading Co-op programs with Canada’s top Health care organizations


State-of-the-art health science training facility (coming in 2026)

Small Classes

Small class sizes and approachable professors

Why Health Sciences at U of T Scarborough?


Health Science Career Opportunities

Becoming a doctor, physician assistant, physiotherapist, nurse or other health professional is no small feat. To succeed, you need the best foundation and a supportive environment. The University of Toronto Scarborough Health Sciences program is designed to set you up for career success and give you a competitive advantage.




Rehab & Therapy

Mental Health & Counselling

Health Support

Co-op Programs with Top Hospitals, Companies and Research Institutes in the Region

Integrate the University of Toronto’s hallmark academic excellence with our supportive co-op programs, with career-building support and 8-12 months of paid full-time work or research experience during your degree.

Certificate in Pathways to Health Professions

As a student in U of T Scarborough’s Health Sciences Stream, you have the opportunity to obtain the Certificate in Pathways to Health Professions while you earn your Bachelor of Science degree.  This unique certification will expand your knowledge and cultivate skills like leadership, communication, equity, and critical thinking—areas that are essential in health care. You’ll also get hands-on experience through paid co-op terms with some of the region’s top hospitals, companies, and research institutes, such as SickKids, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), University Health Network (UHN), and Baycrest.

Scarborough Academy of Medicine and Integrated Health (SAMIH)

The Future of Health care in East GTA

The Scarborough Academy of Medicine and Integrated Health at the University of Toronto Scarborough will provide an inclusive hub for education and strengthen connections among health-care providers in the region.

SAMIH Rendering made possible by EllisDon, DSA, MVRDV

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March Showcase

Save the date! Discover U of T Scarborough—learn about our 250+ programs, 50+ co-op program options, how to customize your degree, and where it can lead at this open house event.