Advanced Diploma On Campus

Civil Engineering Technology (Optional Co-op)

Conestoga College

36 months
13350 CAD/year
2696 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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At Civil Engineering Technology (Optional Co-op) from Conestoga College students gain a balanced education in civil engineering theory, combined with practical work in laboratories and in the field. Specialization takes place through a third-year major project.  


At Civil Engineering Technology (Optional Co-op) from Conestoga College the optional co-op stream includes two co-op work terms. Students become familiar with the structural properties of timber, steel, masonry and concrete and study the design of roads, water distribution, sewage and drainage systems. The major business aspects of civil engineering are also covered, as are technical communications skills. 


Graduates work in the broad field of civil engineering at the engineering technologist level and are qualified for employment in the areas of design and detailing, estimating construction costs, coordinating construction schedules and specifications. Graduates can also become advanced in field surveys, soil exploration, construction supervision, and laboratory testing of soils, materials and structures. Graduates are eligible for admission to the one-year Environmental Engineering Applications or Construction Project Management graduate certificate programs at Conestoga College.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • College Reading & Writing Skills
  • Mathematics 
  • Science for Technology
  • Surveying 
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Technical Drafting and Estimating
  • Construction Materials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, or 19 years of age or older with mature student status (See Mature Student definition for details.)
  • Grade 12 compulsory English, C or U, or equivalent, OR Conestoga College Preparatory Communications (COMM1250)
  • Grade 12 Mathematics, C or U (MCT4C or MHF4U or MCV4U or MDM4U), or equivalent, or Conestoga College Preparatory Mathematics for Technology & Apprenticeship (MATH1385)
Minimum grade required for:
  • MCT4C 65%
  • MHF4U, MCV4U 55%
  • MDM4U 70%
  • MATH1385 65%

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13350 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13350 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    2696 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2696 CAD per year during 36 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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