University of Calgary

Environmental Science

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Program Information

School:University of Calgary
Faculty:Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Environmental Science
Description:

Environmental Science scholars ask questions such as: How can colony collapse disorder be prevented? Should genetically modified food be labeled as such? How does intensive farming impact plant biodiversity?



Environmental Science uses a multidisciplinary approach to understand the changes in our natural and human environment. During the course of your studies, much of your learning will occur while actively working on problems in the field, with supplementary learning in laboratories and classrooms. This program will provide you with key skills that include data collection and analysis, written and oral communication skills, and experience collaborating within teams.
URL:Environmental Science at University of Calgary
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $20,172

The calculated estimated cost is for first year tuition with a full course load (5 courses) for both fall and spring semesters.
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80 to 85
Prerequisites:*

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

  •   English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Computer and Information Science  

Note that for the third prerequisite, grade 12 physics may also count towards fulfilling the category. Only one of Art, Dance, Drama or Music can be used in calculating the admission average. Equivalent International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP) courses or SAT2 subject tests are accepted.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Please see the link above for up-to-date program requirements.

    * 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 17, 2020