Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Physics, General
Description: This Physics program is designed to provide a broad view of the discipline and allows for customization and flexibility. Available in both the BSc General program and the BSc / BEd Combined program, this major/minor includes courses from astronomy, geophysics, mathematical physics, and physics. Physics can also be taken as part of a BSc with Specialization or BSc with Honors degree.

The Bachelor of Science General degree offers a wide variety of majors and minors, allowing you to create a diversified degree based on your interests. Majors must be in Science, but minors can also be from courses offered by Arts; Business; or Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences. You can also take a double major in Science.

URL: Physics at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Physicists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 82
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
  • 2 of Grade12 Biology or Grade12 Chemistry or Grade12 Physics or Grade12 Calculus and Vectors
  • Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 International Languages or Grade12 Visual Arts or Grade12 Mathematics