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Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) DCP



The Walter G Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology offers the Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) Degree Completion Program in response to today’s industry needs. 

Start in September, January, or May. Part-time and full-time study options available. 

4 Streams of Specialization

About Bachelor of Technology Degree Completion Program

Our unique “diploma to degree” program is tailor-made for college graduates wishing to upgrade their education and further their careers. All eligible program entrants receive two years’ worth of advanced credit from their previously completed college diploma or university degree.

Online course options available

  • Software Engineering  Technology students complete their degree online
  • For all streams, select technical and management courses are periodically available online

8 months of paid co-op

  • B.Tech. graduates have completed co-op at Bombardier, HydroOne, Imperial Oil, IBM

Flexible schedules

  • Flexible schedule allows students to continue working throughout the degree
  • Part-time and full-time study options
  • Classes held exclusively during evenings and weekends

Two years of worth of credit

  • Block credit automatically granted upon admission
  • Start in Level 3 of your undergraduate studies

Certificate in Technology

If your cumulative GPA is between 70-74.99%, or if it has been more than 10 years since you completed your qualifying education, you may wish to consider applying to the Certificate in Technology program. Upon completion of this program, you may be eligible to apply to the B.Tech. Degree Completion Program.



Benefit from world- class professors and a unique industry-focused curriculum

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Fresh Faces: Seshasai Srinivasan

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Fresh Faces: Seshasai Srinivasan

Seshasai Srinivasan is an assistant professor and the program chair of the Software Engineering Technology program in the W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology. He joined McMaster in 2013. Here, he shares his thoughts on walking, teaching and Leonardo Da Vinci.

  • Learn from award-winning professors with extensive industry experience

  • Program streams designed in consultation with industry professionals to set up graduates for career success

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