Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland

Marine Environmental Technology

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Program Information

School:Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland
Field of Study:Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Description:In the program you'll go from lakes to rivers, and coastal zones to the fragile offshore. You'll be responsible for protecting the marine environment and developing solutions to manage our marine resources. You'll gain hands-on experience as you search for smart solutions in the field, lab and boardroom. Upon graduating and kick-starting your career, you'll be among the highly- respected professionals who influence this new and rapidly-growing sector of the industry.

This three-year program consists of six academic semesters with two practical skills training sessions and a work term. Further professional experience is gained in the Professional Orientation session prior to graduation. Certification in water safety such as Marine Emergency Duties (MED) A1, MED A3, Small Vessel Operator Proficiency, Confined Space Awareness and First Aid are provided in the program. Field experience in sampling and navigation are also included.
URL:Marine Environmental Technology at Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland
Length:4 Year(s)

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 
  •  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Earth and Space Science  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics 

You must meet the Marine Institute's Application and Admission Regulations either immediately upon graduation from high school, following a period of employment subsequent to graduation, or by transfer from another post-secondary institution.

* 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 30, 2022