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Mechanical Engineering Technology Access (Certificate)

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Total Credits: 31.5
Credential: Certificate in Mechanical Engineering Technology Access
Program Code: MENG.ACC.CERT
CIP: 14.0102


This 8-month program is designed for students interested in the Mechanical Engineering Technology program who do not currently meet the admission requirements or who wish to refresh their skills before entering the diploma program.  While upgrading their academic credentials and learning skills, students will have the opportunity to take one or more courses which will give credit towards the Mechanical Engineering Technology diploma.

Opportunities for Academic Advancement

Students who complete this program will have a seat reserved for them in the next intake of the Mechanical Engineering Technology program.


One of:

And one of:

  • B in Principles of Math 10 or Foundations of Math & Pre-calculus 10
  • C in Principles of Math 11 or Pre-calculus 11 
  • C in MATH 073  
  • C in MATH 137
  • B in MATH 053  
  • B in MATH 072  
  • B in MATH 135

Learning Outcomes

At the completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate good use of skills in time management, exam preparation, problem solving, and other learning skills in order to be success in Technology.
  • Create technical documents using word processing software that correctly apply grammar and accepted workplace writing styles.
  • Show competency in core algebra and precalculus topics sufficient for entry into applied calculus.
  • Solve problems in core physics and chemistry topics and utilize scientific laboratory skills at a level sufficient for entry into the Mechanical Engineering Technology program.
  • Solve engineering problems using spreadsheets and produce formatted documents using office software.
  • Apply skills in the areas of manufacturing, engineering drawing, fluid power or building systems, depending on the elective courses taken.


Program Completion Requirements

To graduate from this program, students must:

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