Red Deer Polytechnic

Mechanical Engineering Technology

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Program Information

School:Red Deer Polytechnic
Field of Study:Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Description:The Mechanical Engineering Technology Diploma integrates applied and theoretical approaches to prepare you for a high-demand career. In the program, you will learn engineering technology fundamentals and industry-focused topics such as automation, control, computer integrated manufacturing and reliability.
URL:Mechanical Engineering Technology at Red Deer Polytechnic
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $21,442
Careers:Facility Operation and Maintenance ManagersMechanical Engineering Technologists and TechniciansAir Transport Ramp Attendants

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade11 Physics 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Science 
A minimum average of 65% with no mark below 50% in:

a. ELA 30-1 or ELA 30-2 or equivalent

b. Math 30-1 or equivalent

c. Physics 20 or equivalent

d. Two of Chemistry 30, Mathematics 31, Physics 30, Science 30 or of Computer Science Advanced-Level CTS (5 credits) or equivalent
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based)
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Admission requirements for specific programs will often refer to Alberta Grade 12 course groups. Visit the Admission Requirements page for detailed group descriptions.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * 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 April 30, 2024