Mohawk College

Civil Engineering Technology (Advanced)

Program Information

School:Mohawk College
Faculty:School of Engineering Technology
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Description:Learn about municipal services, potable water systems, storm water systems, and waste water management; design roadways and gain an understanding of construction techniques, construction layout, electronic surveying, and Global Positioning Systems applications. Students will also acquire CAD, plan reading, and visualization skills needed to create plans for today's modern infrastructure; explore building and construction materials, project scheduling, estimating, and management; develop construction surveying skills, estimating, materials testing, and inspection and geotechnical services; design in steel, timber, masonry, and concrete; and understand how structures work by learning the science of their materials.

Two co-op work terms provide practical experience for students before the enter the job market. Career opportunities as construction supervisors, civil engineering technologists, surveying technologists exist in the public and private sectors, engineering consulting, general contracting, and construction companies. Affiliations include the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT), Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) and the Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA).
URL:Civil Engineering Technology (Advanced) at Mohawk College
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

Applicants must have a high school diploma, or equivalent. Grade 10, 11 or 12 Design Technology recommended.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 17, 2012