Program Information

School: Carleton University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Geography
Description: Geography surrounds us. It affects us. We affect it. At Carleton, we study people, the environment and their interactions from the geographic perspectives of space, place and process. Students earning a degree in Geography will analyze all sorts of social and environmental issues, and will come to understand how maps and statistics are used to describe and solve problems. Join us in our exciting exploration of such topics as: biophysical processes and environmental change; socio-economic, cultural-political, and historical factors that influence human actions; and the activities and patterns of societies across the globe. You can specialize by completing a Concentration in one of three areas: Physical Geography; Globalization, Society, and Environment; or Resource and Environmental Assessment.
URL: Geography with a concentration in Physical Geography (BA) at Carleton University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $25,740
Careers: Geographers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 73 to 76

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

  • Grade12 English (ENG4U)

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]