Chemical Engineering TechnicianLoyalist College of Applied Arts & Technology
Chemical Engineering Technician
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About this program
Chemical Engineering Technician
Chemical engineering technicians and technologists are at the heart of many growing fields, from leading-edge research around alternative fuels to protecting the safety of our food and water supply. Prepare for an exciting career working in high-tech labs with real-world results.
Required academic preparation
- OSSD/OSSGD or equivalent with courses at the general, advanced, (C), (U) or (M) level,AND
- Grade 12 English (C) level or equivalent OR
- Mature applicant
Recommended academic preparation
- Grade 12 Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics at the (C), (U) or general level
- Applicants with a related degree or diploma may be considered for advanced standing or direct entry into year two
Is it for you?
Students who thrive in this program:
- Have a good grounding in math and science.
- Are inquisitive.
- Pay meticulous attention to detail.
For more information about admission requirements, please visit the college website.
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First Year - Semester One
- Cell Biology Lab
- Cell Biology Lecture
- Foundation Skills in Science
- Introduction to Applied Chemistry-Lab
- Introduction to Applied Chemistry-Lecture
- Mathematics for Biosciences 1
- Organic Chemistry 1
First Year - Semester Two
- Applied Chemistry 2
- Applied Chemistry 2 LAB
- Applied Organic Chem Techniques
- Industrial Processes
- Introduction to Microbiology
- Mathematics for Biosciences 2
- Organic Chemistry 2
Second Year - Semester Three
- Analytical Chemistry
- Analytical Techniques
- Data Analysis 1
- Instrumentation 1 Lab
- Instrumentation 1 Theory
Second Year - Semester Four
- Analytical Chemistry 2
- Chemical Engineering
- Instrumentation 2
- Placement One Week
- Polymer Chemistry
Third Year - Semester Five
- Analytical Instrumentation
- Data Analysis 2
- Extraction Technology
- Organic Chemistry - Chromatography
Third Year - Semester Six
- Applied Projects 1
- Applied Projects 2
- Good Manufacturing Practices
Scholarships & funding
Several scholarship options are available. Please check the college website for more information.
- Domestic Tuition: $2,722.08
- Full-Time Ancillary Fees:* $1,308
- Total: $4,030.08
- Additional Program Costs: $1,516 (year one)
Credential: Two-year Ontario College Diploma (Technician)
Study in the newly equipped Bay of Quinte Skills Centre:
- Understand the principles and techniques of organic and analytical chemistry, chemical engineering and industrial processes.
- Gain applied skills with chemical instrumentation, extraction technology, health and safety, and microbiology techniques.
- Apply theory to practice with problem-based assignments.
- Graduates are prepared to work in research and development, analyze and interpret data, manage lab operations, assess analytical methods and develop new techniques.
- Observe chemical engineers in action with tours of professional lab facilities.
- Applied project learning and field placements in the second and third years provide practical experience, preparing you for a smooth transition to the workforce with a wide range of skills.
Find your career
Chemical engineering technicians and technologists work for:
- Government agencies.
- Educational institutions.
- Industries including food production, pharmaceuticals, petroleum, plastics, pulp and paper, mining, metallurgy and nuclear energy.
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Loyalist College of Applied Arts & Technology
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