Program Information

School: University of New Brunswick – Fredericton
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Geology/Earth Science, General
Description: Earth Sciences is the natural science that deals with Earth, the interior make-up, and superficial features, its formative and destructive pro­cesses, its age, history and development through time. Geologists are concerned with a diverse range of issues such as the origin, migration and quality of groundwater, river and coastal erosion, desert-dune migration, the origin and evolution of oceans and continents, of mountain ranges, valleys and canyons. Studies concerning the causes and effects of natural hazards, such as those created by land and rockslides, earthquakes, floods and droughts, and volcanic eruptions all fall within the realm of Geology.
URL: Earth Sciences at University of New Brunswick – Fredericton
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $16,861
Careers: Geologists,Paleontologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Français 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Geology  or  Grade12 Science 

Another senior-level course is also required.