Geography (BA)

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: 1 April
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$60
Full-time
Intakes: Fall
International tuition: CA$25,320
Domestic tuition: CA$6,790

Program overview

In this Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Geography program, you’ll focus on the area of human geography and investigate issues of the social and natural sciences. You'll learn to think critically about complex issues in areas such as urban planning, travel, health and food systems. You discover cultural and social dimensions of how we use the world, issues of population change and mobility, and how human behaviour affects the environment. You’ll explore processes of urbanization, transportation and energy use, trends in human developments and sustainability, and patterns of migration. The BA in Geography degree is chosen as an Arts major at the end of first year. The program introduces you to all the main aspects of geography in your first and second years, so that in your third and fourth years you'll have the flexibility to specialize in your area of interest and develop advanced skills in research methods and techniques.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Exams:

  • PTE
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL iBT
Minimum admission range of low 70s. Competitive admission range of low 80s. English at 60%. HL or SL English at 3. IB Minimum Score: 26.

Career opportunities

cartographer census geographer/demographer community development/fundraiser ecologist economic development planner environmental planner field technician forestry/park ranger geological lab assistant GIS specialist industrial consultant land use planner/surveyor map analyst market research analyst natural resources officer public policy analyst recreational program coordinator resource conservation specialist surveyor/mapping specialist sustainability officer teacher/educator tourism/news science reporter urban planner water resource specialist

Campus location

Toronto , Canada

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