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Civil Engineering Technology

In the World

Civil engineers, along with technologists, are responsible for the design, construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, canals, dams, and buildings. Civil Engineering is at the forefront of environmental, geotechnical, geophysics, structural, transportation engineering and many other sub-disciplines.

At Camosun


The Civil Engineering program is located at Camosun's Interurban Campus in the Technologies Centre. In addition to classroom facilities, you will also have access to several computer and specialty labs.

Internship and Co-op opportunities

Please visit the co-operative education website for more information about internship and co-op opportunities.

In Canada

Provincial certification

As a graduate, you can apply for membership with the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia (ASTTBC) and obtain certification as an Engineering Technologist.

National certification

This program is nationally accredited by the Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists.

Work opportunities

Civil Engineering Technologists are employed with:

  • engineering consultants,
  • contractors,
  • soils and materials firms,
  • testing laboratories,
  • project management consultants,
  • government ministries.


As a Civil Engineering Technologist, you can earn an average annual salary of $53,000 to $66,000 per year.

Further study

After graduating with a Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, you can apply to Camosun's Civil Engineering Bridge program. This eight-month program leads directly into the third year of a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering at UBC.

Steven Johnson describes how our lives are affected by some of the civil engineering accomplishments we now take for granted.

The civil engineers behind some of London's most iconic infrastructure projects have put on their dancing shoes to show the public – young people in particular – how happy they are to be engineers and the diverse and exciting careers on offer through choosing math and science subjects at school.

Watch recent graduate Dean Tennant perform incredible mountain bike stunts in an extraordinary setting.

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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