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 Mechanical Engineering Technology
SchoolNova Scotia Community College
LocationHalifax, NS, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 10,750
Length2 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
Prerequisites NotesHigh School Graduation Diploma or equivalent, including: Academic Grade 12 English; Academic Grade 12 Math; and Academic Grade 12 Physics.
National: $3,936
DescriptionThis career calls for a curious and creative mind. The mechanical engineering technologist supports the engineering activities of design, fabrication, installation, testing, servicing, and maintenance of mechanical equipment and systems. Technology changes rapidly and requires a strong grasp of fundamental concepts to respond easily and imaginatively to challenging problems. Strong analytical skills and critical thinking are an asset in this program.

Mechanical engineering technologists find employment in a wide cross section of industry sectors including marine, aeronautical, hydraulics, building systems, construction, and manufacturing. Work may include machine component design, mechanical building system design, estimating, technical sales, research and development, or plant engineering and maintenance.
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