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Professions with Internationally Trained Members

The following graph shows the numbers of internationally trained members in each of the regulated professions in 2018.

Internationally Trained Members in OFC-Monitored Professions, by Profession, 2018
Profession
   Number of Internationally Trained Members
Teachers38,318bar
Engineers23,444bar
Nurses21,237bar
Physicians and Surgeons13,212bar
Pharmacists7,785bar
Lawyers4,600bar
Dental Surgeons4,114bar
Chartered Professional Accountants Ontario3,249bar
Engineering Technicians and Technologists3,214bar
Physiotherapists2,669bar
Social Workers1,819bar
Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists1,444bar
Chiropractors1,351bar
Architects1,322bar
Veterinarians1,120bar
Human Resources Professionals1,045bar
Medical Laboratory Technologists1,007bar
Optometrists912bar
Registered Psychotherapists861bar
Psychologists, Psychological Associates737bar
Medical Radiation Technologists706bar
Dental Hygienists616bar
Occupational Therapists573bar
Geoscientists531bar
Dietitians352bar
Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists331bar
Early Childhood Educators182bar
Homeopaths175bar
Dental Technologists138bar
Midwives135bar
Chiropodists120bar
Respiratory Therapists68bar
Kinesiologists60bar
Opticians36bar
Foresters24bar
Naturopaths22bar
Massage Therapists22bar
Social Service Workers15bar
Pharmacy Technicians12bar
Denturists7bar
Sprinkler and Fire Protection Installers0 
Land Surveyors0 
Paralegals0 
Management Accountants0 
Certified General Accountants0 

**The Law Society of Upper Canada regulates lawyers and paralegals.

***The Ontario College of Pharmacists regulates pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.

****The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers regulates the two groups represented in its name.