Petroleum Engineering Technology

Petroleum Engineering Technology

Update: The application deadline for the Fall 2016 intake has been extended to July 1, 2016.

Program Description

Want a career you can really dig? In the Petroleum Engineering Technology program you'll be trained in all areas of the upstream petroleum industry, including exploration, field operations, drilling, economic analysis, and reserves determination. From the office to the field, graduates will ultimately be responsible for many of the technical activities involved in the production of oil and gas.

Your Career

Graduates find work as petroleum engineering technologists in the upstream oil and gas industry in areas such as exploration and development, field operations, drilling, computer applications, economic analysis and reserves determination.

Student Success

Students who achieve success in this program generally have higher high school grades or recent upgrading courses. Math 31 (Calculus) is an asset for students interested in this program.