Dalhousie University

Mathematics (BSc) (Concentrated Honours)

Program Information

School:Dalhousie University
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Mathematics, General
Description:The Mathematics division offers a full range of programs aimed at students of diverse interests and levels. This includes honours, major, minor and joint degree programs. We work closely with students to choose a program that is the right fit for their interests and goals. Mathematics is a creative activity with its own intrinsic value and beauty. Mathematics also provides a solid foundation for every scientific field. A degree in mathematics can prepare students for a career in academia, industry, management, information technology, banking, teaching, and other areas.

An Honours degree offers an in-depth preparation in undergraduate mathematics, including an independent research experience. This degree option is recommended for students interested in eventually pursuing graduate studies in mathematics. Honours students complete a minimum of 54 credit hours above the 1000 level in Mathematics with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and write an Honours Comprehensive Examination.

URL:Mathematics (BSc) (Concentrated Honours) at Dalhousie University
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $19,457

Cost per year is based on the 2017-2018 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.
Careers:Mathematicians, Statisticians and Actuaries

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Precalculus 

Applicants are required to have: English 12; Pre-Calculus Math 12; and three other acceptable university-preparatory courses at the grade 12 level. Minimum final grades: English, Math - 65%; other subjects - 60%; overall average - 75%. It is recommended that students take two science subjects.

* 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 September 15, 2017