Civil Engineering Technology

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Program Information

Field of Study:Construction Management
Description:The Civil Engineering Technology (CVT) program prepares the next generation of civil design and construction professionals. The program covers fundamental and advanced topics in the Civil Engineering discipline. The program is applied in nature and covers the skills and knowledge that are most valuable to industry. In a technology enriched learning environment, students develop the technical competencies and character to succeed in the construction industry. The two year diploma program combines theoretical training and applied skills.

The program has a common first year, by the end of which students choose a second-year option in either Construction Management or Municipal. If an option is oversubscribed, selection is based on the first year cumulative grade point average. This program starts in both fall and winter semesters of each year. Those starting in the fall study for two semesters per year with a summer break in between. Those starting in the winter semester, study for four consecutive semesters with a one to two week break between semesters. Note: This program utilizes an e-Learning (SAIT issued laptop computer) instructional delivery method.
URL:Civil Engineering Technology at SAIT
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,310
Careers:Construction Managers

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.

  •   English 
  •   Pure Mathematics  or   Science  or   Physics 

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, AND, At least 60% in English Language Arts 30-1 or at least 75% in English Language Arts 30-2, AND, At least 60% in Science 30 or Physics 20. All applicants must demonstrate English Language Proficiency prior to admission, including students educated in Canada.

* 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