Program Information

School: Wilfrid Laurier University
Faculty: Faculty of Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Environmental Science
Description: The BSc in Environmental Science unites ideas from biology, chemistry and geography to understand how physical and chemical processes affect rock, soil, air and water, which then affect the distribution, abundance and performance of living organisms. As a student in the Environmental Science program, you will develop a broad range of skills that will allow you to identify the scope of environmental challenges. You will also learn to devise ways to counter problems caused by human activities based on fundamental principles of how organisms perform in their interactions with their biological, geochemical and physical environment.

URL: Environmental Science (BSc) at Wilfrid Laurier University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,956

Domestic fees range from $6,536–$9,150
International fees range from $22,956–$26,172

Careers: Environmental Impact Analysts

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75 to 76

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 

Applicants are required to have an admission range of mid 70s, English, Chemistry and Advanced Functions at 60%, and Biology at 70%. All prerequisite courses are calculated in admission average.

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83]