Program Information

School: Wilfrid Laurier University
Faculty: Faculty of Human and Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Public Health, Other
Description: Our Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) in Public Health program is concerned with understanding how physical and social factors influence health status, with the aim of identifying and promoting interventions that will reduce disease and injury, prolong life, and improve population health.

You’ll examine the impacts of biology, environmental quality, social status, health-care services and government policies on risks to the health of individuals and communities, and gain the research skills necessary to improve our understanding of these relationships.

URL: Public Health (BASc) 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

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70 to 72
Prerequisites:*

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 low 70s, English at 60%, and Advanced Functions, Biology and Chemistry each at 60%. 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]