As a civil engineer, you will play a critical role in designing, upgrading, and maintaining infrastructure. Civil engineering is one of the broadest areas of engineering practice, and includes multiple fields of practice, such as structural analysis and design, roadways and smart transportation innovations, bridges and superstructures, municipal works, geotechnical applications, hydraulics and waterways, and much more.
Minimum Admission Average: 74%
Secondary Average: 74%*
Students in all programs take a common first year.
ENG4U, MHF4U, SCH4U and SPH4U required. MCV4U is strongly recommended.
Engineering second average is the average of all math and science courses except biology.
Civil Engineering graduates are employed in a wide arrange of fields, including:
- State-of-the-art manufacturing and production
- Systems design/operation/building/maintenance
- Pollution control and prevention
- Advanced computing and communications
- Medicine and medical technology
- Bio-based engineering
- Research and development
- Structural design
- Failure analysis
- Construction and infrastructure renewal
- Scheduling and optimization
- Automotive industry
- Environmental protection
- Project, process and systems management
- Robotics and advanced electronics
- Power generation and distribution
- Design/analysis for new or rehabilitated structures and systems
- Overseeing municipal operations