3 Years - 6 Semesters
Ontario College Advanced Diploma
Campus: Sault Ste. Marie


What if? These two simple, but powerful words have inspired every piece of modern technology in our lives. You are the inquisitive mind who turns inspiration into creation and puts the ‘what ifs’ into action.

The 3-year Mechanical Engineering Technology advanced diploma program will give you what it takes to help bring design to life!

Through in-class instruction and a world-class lab simulating the manufacturing environment, gain the critical skills to become an integral member of today’s engineering teams, including:

• Quality control procedures
• In-depth performance testing
• Product development support
• Design and manufacturing
• Improving engineering designs through analysis

As part of the program, you will learn how to apply your communication, documentation, and IT know-how to support the goals of the organization who will be lucky to have you on their team.

Direct entry to this program requires completion of a 2-Year Mechanical Technician Program. The third year of this advanced diploma program is offered through using web-based applications and on-campus labs.

You’ve chosen a career in mechanical engineering technology because you’re a problem solver. You will make things better, faster and easier. And it starts here.


Requirements & Program Information

Completion of a 2-Year Mechanical Technician Program and successful completion of MTH551 (Calculus) course and MCH125 (Mechanics of Fluids) course are required for direct entry to the third year of this program.

Career Path

Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering Technology Program work in a broad range of employment settings in a variety of sectors in the mechanical engineering industry in both large and small organizations which are present in Sault Ste. Marie. Their activities could range from computer-aided design and manufacturing, to industry sales, or to junior management in the mechanical field.


Program Coordinator: Donovan Kennedy, (705) 759-2554 ext 2581,  donovan.kennedy@saultcollege.ca


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