Electrical Engineering Technology

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Program Information

Field of Study:Electrical, Electronic and Comm. Engin. Tech./Technician
Description:Electrical Engineering Technology offers a comprehensive study in electrical and electronic theory, technical mathematics and computers, report writing and drafting. It also provides in-depth training in electrical machines and controls, control systems industrial networking, programmable logic controllers, power systems, code applications, metering and protective relaying.

This program is offered full time and can be completed in two years. Most students enrol full time; however, a variety of enrolment options exist for those students desiring part-time or off-campus studies. Our online and distance options allow students to take most first and second semester courses at a distance, either through self-paced courses depending on a student's schedule or through a paced delivery model where students start courses in September or January and complete them in December or April respectively. Some first-year courses are also offered on campus in the evenings through SAIT's Continuing Education calendar. Please visit SAIT's Continuing Education calendar or Distance Education calendar for more information.
URL:Electrical Engineering Technology at SAIT
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,307
Careers:Electrical and Electronics Engineering TechnologistsElectronics Equipment Service TechniciansPower System OperatorsSee More...

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*50

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

  •  Grade12 Pure Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Science 
  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants require an Alberta High School Diploma or equivalent with at least 50% in the following courses or their equivalents: At least 60% in Math 30-1 or Pure Math 30, or at least 75% in Math 30-2, AND, At least 60% in English Language Arts 30-1 or 75% in English Language Arts 30-2, AND, At least 60% in Physics 20. All applicants must demonstrate English Language Proficiency prior to admission, including students educated in Canada.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    This program has a competitive six-step entry process.

    * 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 July 05, 2018