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Electrical Engineering Technician - Control Systems

Credential: Diploma Program Code: 30111 Length: 4 semesters

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To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses:
    • Grade 12 English (ENG4C or ENG4U or equivalent)
    • Grade 12 Mathematics (MAP4C, MCT4C, MDM4U, MCB4U, MGA4U, MCV4U or MHF4U or equivalent)
    • Two Grade 11 or Grade 12 C, M or U courses in addition to those listed above

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All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

 

Mature Applicants

An applicant is considered a mature applicant if they have not completed secondary school or other postsecondary school, and will be 19 or older (21 or older for degree programs) as of the first day of classes. Humber will invite you for testing to demonstrate that you meet program eligibility. Mature applicants for degree programs will be required to meet course requirements at the U level or equivalent.

College Transfer Applicants

An applicant is considered a college transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a college-level credential. Humber will use your college courses and grades to determine program eligibility. You may also be eligible for transfer credit if you are admitted to a Humber program.

University Transfer Applicants

An applicant is considered a university transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a university-level credential. Humber will use your university courses and grades to determine program eligibility. You may also be eligible for transfer credit if you are admitted to a Humber program.

Selection: Admission selection is based on the academic criteria indicated. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission.

 

Date Location Availability International Student Availability
January 2017NorthClosedClosed
September 2017NorthWaitlistedWaitlisted
January 2018NorthOpenOpen

The 2017-2018 fee for 2 semesters is:

  • domestic: TBD (refer to 2016-2017 for estimate)
  • international: $14,626.00

Fees are subject to change.

Additional Costs

Students must purchase Electronics Work Bench software, lab kit and a digital multimeter.

Fees by Semester 

Scholarships

Humber offers a variety of scholarships each year.

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Humber Diploma Pathways

Electrical Engineering Technology - Control Systems 

Upon completion of this program, graduates may pursue an Electrical Engineering Technology – Control Systems diploma by taking the third year of the program. 

Graduates are eligible for registration in the Ontario Association of Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) upon successful completion of the engineering technology program. Graduates of the technology program may be qualified to work anywhere in Canada and in several countries around the world.

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Transferring from Another College or University

Details on transferring credits or credentials from another college or university or how to apply for credit based on prior work or life experience.

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Future Study Options

Humber has a number of transfer agreements with other postsecondary institutions (within Canada and around the world) that enables students and graduates to use their Humber credential to gain advanced standing in another program.

Bachelor of Applied Management 

Credential Opportunity: Diploma to Degree
Location: Saint John, NB
Institution(s): University of New Brunswick

Graduates of any two-year diploma program at Humber who have attained a cumulative grade point average of 70% or greater will be eligible to enter year three of the 4-yr Bachelor of Applied Management (BAM) at the University of New Brunswick. Depending on the diploma program, students may be exempted from study in certain courses and therefore, requested to take alternate courses offered by the Faculty of Business.

For further information, contact:

Anne Marie Stephen
stephen@unb.ca

www.unb.ca/academics/programs/applied-management/general-business.html

www.unb.ca/academics/programs/

Admission to the academic programs listed is at the sole discretion of the partner post-secondary institution. Please contact the institution for detailed admission requirements.

Humber Ontario Graduate Certificates

Humber offers a number of Ontario graduate certificates to help take your education further.

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Ontario Transfer Options

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Program Contact(s)

Aleksandr Melkumyan
Program Co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 5060
aleksandr.melkumyan@humber.ca

Admissions

416-675-5000
enquiry@humber.ca

International Students

Phone 1-416-675-5067
international@humber.ca

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Applications to Humber are made through ontariocolleges.ca. Be sure to submit your application by the equal consideration deadline of February 1. You may apply after February 1, however, post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis depending on the availability of the space in the program. To check program availability refer to the Campus/Availability listing on Humber's program pages or ontariocolleges.ca.

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International Students

If you’re an international student, you can apply directly to Humber via our International Centre.

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Fees by Semester

Semester 1Domestic FeeInternational Fee*
TotalTBD$7,125.50
TuitionTBD$6,660.05
Mandatory Non-TuitionTBD$450.45
Lab/MaterialsTBD$15.00
Co-op/PlacementTBD$0.00

 

Semester 2Domestic FeeInternational Fee*
TotalTBD$7,125.50
TuitionTBD$6,675.05
Mandatory Non-TuitionTBD$450.45
Lab/MaterialsTBD$0.00
Co-op/PlacementTBD$0.00

 

Semester 3Domestic FeeInternational Fee*
TotalTBD$7,125.50
TuitionTBD$6,675.05
Mandatory Non-TuitionTBD$450.45
Lab/MaterialsTBD$0.00
Co-op/PlacementTBD$0.00

 

Semester 4Domestic FeeInternational Fee*
TotalTBD$7,125.50
TuitionTBD$6,675.05
Mandatory Non-TuitionTBD$450.45
Lab/MaterialsTBD$0.00
Co-op/PlacementTBD$0.00

*Plus Mandatory Health Insurance fee once per academic year: Fall start - $375 Winter start - $250 Summer start - $125

Our Program

Humber’s Electrical Engineering Technician – Control Systems diploma program focuses on three major concentrations in electrical engineering:

  • power industry
  • process instrumentation
  • programmable logic controllers (PLCs).

Our courses are designed in collaboration with an industry advisory panel, ensuring you learn current and relevant material. The program blends classroom theory with laboratory work on subjects such as electric devices and circuits, digital and programming fundamentals, power generation and distribution, electrical computer-aided design and drafting (CADD), electrical code, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and technical communications.

Complex and challenging assignments prepare you for the realities of a control systems and electrical engineering career.

Courses Program Standards  

The Humber Experience

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Rewarding opportunities are available to those with specialized training in modern industrial equipment, which integrates the electrical engineering technology and instrumentation areas. Watch the video to find out more.

The Humber Advantage

Facilities & Equipment

This advanced diploma program at Humber uses state of the art equipment in the labs for the students to get practical training which is augmented by the academic knowledge they gain during classroom teaching.

Software & Technology

The most up-to date software is used to simulate the real time solutions of today’s industrial needs in all the concentrations such as Power, Process Instrumentation and PLC Controls.

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Your Career

Jump-start your career in the power industry, process instrumentation or working with programmable logic controllers (PLCs).

Our graduates can find work as technicians – designing, maintaining, servicing or selling automated industrial, electrical machines, electrical control, power and process instrumentation systems and equipment.

Some employers of our graduates include ABB Inc., Aztec Electrical Supply, Canada Bread, City of Brampton, Street Lighting Department, Eastern Power Limited, Enersource Hydro Mississauga, Siemens Building Technologies Inc., Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), Hydro One and Ontario Power Generation.

 

Special Events

Electrical Engineering Technician

Humber student Jacob Tustin has won Gold for the Automation & Controls contest at this year’s Ontario Technological Skills Competition.

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