Brandon University

Environmental Science - Biodiversity Stream

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Program Information

School:Brandon University
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Environmental Science
Description:Environmental Science is the study of the interaction between plants, animals and the environment, and human impacts on these systems. This four-year interdisciplinary program provides the scientific background necessary to address environmental issues such as pollution, climate change, resource management, and the conservation of wildlife and their habitats. This degree offers a wide range of career opportunities, with the environmental sector seeing rapid employment growth across Canada. Students select one of three streams of specialization: Biodiversity, Physical Sciences, and Resource Management.

The program includes courses offered by each of the Science departments, principally Biology, Chemistry, Geography, and Geology as well as courses from the Faculty of Arts, like Environmental Ethics.
URL:Environmental Science - Biodiversity Stream at Brandon University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $7,824

Cost estimate is per 30 credit hours.
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60 to 100
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 Applied Mathematics  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 English 

Grade 12 with a minimum of 60% average on six Grade 12 U/M courses including English, Biology 40S, Chemistry 40S, and Mathematics 40S (Applied or Pre-Calculus). In general, students from outside the province who apply for admission to Brandon University as regular students are required to have met the minimum requirements for admission to a University in the province or territory in which they graduated from High School.

* 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 August 22, 2018