Acadia University

Environmental Science

Program Information

School:Acadia University
Faculty:Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Field of Study:Environmental Science
Description:Environmental Science is the study of the relationships and interactions among organisms, their environment, and human activity. Understanding and solving the problems associated with how humans impact the environment, requires a multidisciplinary approach involving Biology, Chemistry, and Geology. Students are presented with actual environmental/ scientific issues and under the leadership of faculty, develop the expertise to apply their knowledge to problems. Curriculum is integrated with technology and field work, giving students the hands-on experience necessary to conduct individual research and acquire investigative and experimental skills. Environmental Science offers students the option to pursue graduate studies or secure employment in a variety of fields such as agriculture, fisheries, government labs and agencies, natural resources, policy and planning, resource conversation, and remediation.

A wide range of career opportunities in areas such as environmental consulting, agriculture, fisheries, government labs and agencies, natural resources, policy and planning, resource conservation, and remediation, are open to Environmental Science graduates.
URL:Environmental Science at Acadia University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,917

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 22, 2016