Environmental Technology Diploma

Admission Requirements Tuition and Fees Program Structure

 Keyano College's Environmental Technology Diploma program focuses on the environmental issues and solutions related to natural resources. You'll learn the skills that you'll need for many industry and government environmental positions through this two-year program.

Applications are accepted for the Fall semester only. Please submit your application as soon as possible as many programs fill up quickly.

After you graduate, you can enter our Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science program in Year 3.

Aaron's experience

Learn about Aaron's experience in the Environmental Technology Diploma program.

Admission requirements

High school diploma (or equivalent)

  • English 30-1
  • Math 30-1
  • Chemistry 30
  • Biology 30

Mature students (Have been out of school for at least three consecutive years, or are at least 21 years of age by the first day of class)

  • completing the required courses above; or
  • receiving a pass mark on the College Entrance Assessment if you're missing the required English and Math courses.

Please speak to an academic advisor for more information.

English Language Proficiency

You must have:

  • TOEFL: iBT with a minimum score of 79 with no score below 19
  • IELTS with a minimum score of 6.0
  • CAEL with a minimum score of 60
  • MELAB with a minimum score of 80

See our Credit Calendar for other ways that you can meet the English Language Proficiency requirements.

Tuition and fees

 Full Time Fees
 
 Full Time Fees  Fall Winter
Tuition $1,911.00 $1,911.00
Campus Rec Fee $34.00 $34.00
Health & Dental Fee *$126.00 *$126.00
Student Association Building Fee $17.92 $17.92
Student Association Fee $104.16 $104.16
Technology Fee $67.00 $67.00
Total Fees $349.08 $349.08
Total Tuition & Fees ***$2,260.08  ***$2,260.08
Total Cost Per Year   $4,520.16
 International Students
 
International Students Fees  Fall Winter
Tuition  $5,608.00 $5,608.00
Campus Rec Fee  $34.00  $34.00
Health & Dental *$126.00 *$126.00
Student Association Building Fee $17.92 $17.92
Student Association Fee $104.16 $104.16
Technology Fee $67.00 $67.00
Total Fees $349.08 $349.08
Total Tuition & Fees

***$5,957.08

 ***$5,957.08

Total Cost Per Year  

$11,914.16

Please note, these estimates are based on 100% enrollment for all semesters and do not include mandatory laboratory fees. Laboratory fees can range from $24 - $107.

* Students will be charged a medical/dental benefit fee unless they opt out by demonstrating alternative coverage - deadlines can be found at Student Cares website
** These programs have a mandatory Spring semester if students intend to graduate on time.
*** Tuition is due 10 business days before the start of each semester.

For more information view the Keyano College Credit Calendar

Program structure

 Program Structure
 
COURSE COURSE TITLE CREDITS

Year 1: Term I 
(September -December)

  18
BIOL 108 An Introduction to Biodiversity 3
CHEM 101 Introductory University Chemistry I 3
EAS 100 Planet Earth 3
ECON 101 Introduction to Micro Economics 3
ENVT 170 Animal Identification 3
WRITE 103 Scientific Writing 3
Year 1: Term II 
(January - April)
  15
ENVT 163 Water Quality 3
ENVT 165 Geotechnical Sampling & Instrumentation 3
ENVT 268 Resource Exploitation - Oil, Gas, Bitumen & Mining 3
GEOG 105 Introduction to Mapping, GPS, Remote Sensing, and GIS 3
MATH 1113 Elementary Calculus I 3
Year 2: Term I 
(September - December)
  18
BIOL 208 Principles of Ecology 3
CHEM 261 Organic Chemistry I  3
ENVT 111 Health and Safety for the Environment Industry 3
ENVT 252 Regional Plant Identification 3
SOILS 210 Introduction to Soil Science And Soil Resources 3
STATS 151 Introduction to Applied Statistics I 3
Year 2: Term II 
(January - April)
  15
ENVT 262 Environmental Laws, Guidelines, Regulations & Land Rights 3
ENVT 265 Forest Technology 3
ENVT 266 Land Reclamation 3
ENVT 270 Wildlife Management and Conservation 3
SPCH 207 Developing Professional Speaking Skills 3