Starts: January, September
If you are dreaming of participating in the design and creation of the built environment, then this program is for you. In this three-year advanced diploma program, you will study advanced computer software packages, principals of highway, municipal/building design, materials testing, field skills in surveying, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and principles of construction inspection. This program provides an intensive learning experience in year two and three. By the end of your program you will work independently and in teams on capstone projects and technical reports which reflects the culmination of several skills acquired.
Students enrolled in this program must maintain a GPA of at least 2.5 throughout the program and a minimum grade of “C” in the Strength of Materials course.
This program offers workplace integrated learning available to students starting semester one in September and completing semester two in January.
Students meeting all academic requirements may have the opportunity to complete an optional co-op work term(s) in a formal work environment. In most cases the work term(s) is a full-time paid position completed between two academic semesters. In programs with limited co-op opportunities, additional academic requirements and a passing grade on a communication assessment may be required for eligibility. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the optional co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.
As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills: