Program Information

School: Royal Military College of Canada
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Chemistry, General
Description: The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering offers programmes of study leading to the degrees of a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Chemistry or a Bachelor of Science (Major) in Chemistry and a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering. A double major is also offered in: Chemistry / Physics; Chemistry / Space Science; Chemistry / Mathematics; or Chemistry / Computer Science.

The students will have a choice between three options: Chemistry; Chemistry with an Environment Option; or Chemistry with a Life Sciences Option. The different options offered will have a common First and Second Year to ensure a strong background in Chemistry and to allow time for the students to choose a specialization.

URL: Chemistry at Royal Military College of Canada
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program and does not include administrative fees.

Careers: Chemists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75

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

  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 French 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions  or  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics 

Applicants must have completed high school university preparatory courses (normally Grade 12 or provincial equivalent) in the following subjects: English, Mathematics, (Algebra or Calculus) and two of: Mathematics – Algebra or Calculus, Chemistry, Physics or Biology. All students admitted to the Faculty of Science will be required to complete first year university courses in Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics as part of their undergraduate programme in Science at the RMC of Canada. Therefore, applicants are encouraged to have taken Chemistry and Physics university preparatory courses at the Grade 11 or 12 levels. Please note that Grade 12 Chemistry is required for a major in Chemistry and Grade 12 Physics is required for a Major in Physics or Space Science. Students must also offer a minimum course mark of 75% for each of the required courses and have an overall average of 75% on the best 6 courses completed in grade 12 including the required courses.