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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 2017.

Internationally Trained Members in OFC-Monitored Professions, by Profession, 2017
Profession
   Number of Internationally Trained Members
Teachers38,450bar
Engineers22,623bar
Nurses20,465bar
Physicians and Surgeons12,722bar
Pharmacists7,419bar
Lawyers4,043bar
Dental Surgeons3,768bar
Engineering Technicians and Technologists3,095bar
Chartered Professional Accountants Ontario2,927bar
Physiotherapists2,411bar
Social Workers1,732bar
Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists1,410bar
Chiropractors1,285bar
Architects1,276bar
Veterinarians1,036bar
Registered Psychotherapists988bar
Medical Laboratory Technologists970bar
Optometrists844bar
Psychologists, Psychological Associates719bar
Human Resources Professionals668bar
Dental Hygienists640bar
Medical Radiation Technologists620bar
Occupational Therapists572bar
Geoscientists496bar
Dietitians344bar
Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists330bar
Early Childhood Educators188bar
Homeopaths174bar
Dental Technologists142bar
Midwives132bar
Chiropodists118bar
Respiratory Therapists73bar
Kinesiologists58bar
Opticians43bar
Massage Therapists25bar
Naturopaths22bar
Foresters19bar
Social Service Workers15bar
Pharmacy Technicians10bar
Denturists8bar
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.