Program Information

School: Dalhousie University
Faculty: Faculty of Agriculture (Truro) / Department of Plant and Animal Sciences
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Plant Sciences, General
Description: Students who graduate from the Diploma in Technology Plant Science program have the ability to make significant progress towards the completion of the BSc (Agriculture) major in Plant Science degree program. Students who graduate from the technology program are awarded a minimum of 30 credit hours toward the BSc (Agriculture) degree, provided all other program requirements are met. In addition, in consultation with the Plant Science Technology Academic Advisor, students can identify additional elective courses that will transfer for credit toward the BSc (Agriculture) major in Plant Science degree program. Plant Science students interested in exploring a pathway from the Diploma to the BSc (Agriculture) are strongly encouraged to meet with their academic advisor early in their program.

URL: Pathway to Bachelor of Science (Agriculture) Major in Plant Science Degree at Dalhousie University
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,007

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 60

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 
  •   Science  or   Biology 

Applicants are required to have English 12, Math 11, Chemistry 11, Science 10 or Biology 10, four grade 12 level courses at the university-preparatory or general level, and a minimum overall final average of 60%.