Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute

Site: KTEI Educational Institute

Service: Post-Secondary Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Please Note: All Post-Secondary programs are pending funding and student enrolment and subject to change without notice
Description (Service) Administers accredited programming at the post-secondary level for First Nations individuals to gain access to post-secondary education and to obtain the qualifications and skills needed to pursue individual careers 
  • Partners with colleges and universities for delivery of targeted programs on a part-time or full-time basis; colleges include Canadore, Sault and Cambrian; universities include Laurentian, Wilfred Laurier and Queen's 
  • Offers a range of programs annually based on program selections and the partner colleges/universities 
  • Offers individual counselling for choosing a post-secondary path/career choice 
  • Assists with completing applications and registration 
  • Administers the Canadian Adult Achievement Test (CAAT) for mature students who do not have a high school diploma but wish to enroll in post-secondary programs 
  • Provides a KTEI Post -Secondary Education and Training Bursary twice per year to students who clearly demonstrate a financial need
Post-Secondary programs/courses are delivered through various methods including: 
  • On-site, full-time class schedule with KTEI or partner faculty 
  • Part time, evening or weekend schedule together with KTEI or partner faculty 
  • Block delivery mode whereby 3 to 5 full-time consecutive days of learning occur in a periodic cycle such as a program for full-time working students may occur on weekends every six weeks 
  • E-Learning with support of KTEI faculty
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; Constance Lake First Nation ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation ; Sheguiandah ; Sheshegwaning ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Focus is for members of the First Nation communities in the Manitoulin Island/North Shore area but services are available to everyone
Application Requires an initial booked appointment with a Student Support Counsellor who will provide assistance with: 
  • Completion of Participant Information form and 
  • Consent for Release form 
  • Transcript request and resume 
  • Registration and Ontario College Application Service (OCAS) application 
  • Books, supplies and tuition fees information
Languages English
Fees Program - Tuition, books and supplies ; Financial assistance may be available through OW, ODSP or student's own First Nation community
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-377-4342
Toll Free Phone 1-888-536-5439
Fax 705-377-4379
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Primary Contact Beverley Roy-Carter, Director of Post-Secondary Education and Training; Phone: 705-377-4342 ext 219; Email:
Alternate Contact Veronica Roy, Receptionist
Site Location Community of M'Chigeeng is located in the centre of Manitoulin Island at the base of West Bay and the intersection of Hwy 540 and Hwy 551
Located In Community M'Chigeeng First Nation
Address 374 Hwy 551
M'Chigeeng, ON P0P 1G0
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Intersection Hwy 551 and Anishnabe Way
Mailing Address PO Box 328 
M'Chigeeng, ON P0P 1G0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)