Earth Sciences

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: April 1, October 1, February 1
Application fee: CA$100
Full-time
Intakes: September, January, May
International tuition: CA$25,745
Domestic tuition: CA$7,684

Program overview

Study Geology and Geoscience to explore Earth from the surface to the core. Apply scientific tools of chemistry, physics, and biology to discover what controls the distribution of Earth’s natural resources.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

International students: Senior level of English Official Academic Transcript(s) from previous studies International Baccalaureate minimum score of 28 fulfilled the diploma requirements (six subjects, minimum three at the higher level) International Baccalaureate transcript to the Office of Admissions for evaluation

Career opportunities

Geology opens up a flexible career that can change with time based on your life experiences and geological interests. The four-year B.Sc. in Earth Sciences is designed to meet the minimum knowledge (academic) requirements for registration as a professional geoscientist (P.Geo.) with the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario (APGO). Registration with the APGO will significantly enhance career prospects of Earth Sciences students. This program offers such career opportunities as: Mineral exploration or mining geology Environmental geoscience or re-greening Volcanic and natural disasters monitoring Geological mapping (3D computer modeling and Geographical Information Systems GIS) Aggregates, determining suitable materials that can be used for roads and buildings Academia and research, for example climate change, history of life, structure of the earth, other planets, by using geophysics, geochemistry, structural geology, sedimentology, metamorphic or igneous petrology, mineralogy, hydrogeology Governmental geoscience or consulting Laboratory technology

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