Program Information

School: University of Toronto – St. George
Faculty: Arts and Science
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Planetary Astronomy and Science
Description: Astronomy is the scientific study of celestial objects. Astronomers explore and strive to understand the universe beyond the earth.

The introductory level astronomy courses provide a non-technical overview of the scientific approach to questions and our current understanding. At the more advanced level a quantitative physical understanding of astrophysical systems is developed.

URL: Planetary Science (HBSc) at University of Toronto – St. George
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $49,800

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80 to 100
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 

Applicants are required to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma: Grade 12 English (ENG4U), Calculus (MCV4U) plus four additional U/M courses; Grade 12 Chemistry (SCH4U) and Physics (SPH4U) are program prerequisites.