Algonquin College

Construction Engineering Technician (Weekend Offering)

Program Information

School:Algonquin College
Faculty:Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence (Ottawa)
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Description:This two-year Ontario College Diploma program is a comprehensive introduction to a variety of aspects of the construction industry. It is a blend of theory and practice comprising of courses, such as surveying, construction materials, estimating and construction documentation. Graduates are positioned to pursue careers in residential or commercial construction. In addition, the program has strong ties to the local construction industry and is supported by an advisory committee made up of local industry leaders.

This program offers one cooperative education (Co-op) Work Term(s) option. Qualified students with a minimum GPA of 2.7, have the opportunity to apply for paid co-op employment to gain valuable work experience and networks within industry. Successful students may opt for a third year of studies including a second optional co-op work term, to also achieve an Ontario College Advanced Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology.
URL:Construction Engineering Technician (Weekend Offering) at Algonquin College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $14,765

Amounts include tuition fee, program specific lab and material fees, applicable eText fees, Students` Association fees and compulsory ancillary fees. Books and supplies cost approximately $1200 per year. Most supplies can be purchased at the campus store.
Careers:1

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 

English, Grade 12 (ENG4C or equivalent). Mathematics, (Grade 12 MCT4C) or (Grade 11 MCR3U) or equivalent. Applicants with (Grade 12 MAP4C with a grade of 60% or higher) or (Grade 11 MCF3M with a grade of 50% or higher) will be required to take additional preparatory mathematics as part of their program of study. A background in science (especially physics and chemistry) is 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 24, 2016