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Environmental Science

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

4 years

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Program highlights

Work experience

Work experience — gain work experience in your field before even graduating

Focus on instruction ― interact in small classes and labs with instructors who are passionate about their disciplines

Hands-on experience — laboratory and field work encourages hands-on and practical learning

Make a positive mark on the world by studying issues related to climate change, environmental protection, mitigation and management, and environmental policies. Influence stakeholders with your knowledge of the physical, biological, and chemical environment and the application and development of solutions for environmental problems. Graduates of this program are eligible to register as a professional agrologist.

Career possibilities

  • Environmental scientist
  • Resource manager — fisheries, forestry and wildlife
  • Environmental monitor
  • Reclamation specialist
  • Environmental auditor
  • Soil scientist
  • Professional agrologist*
  • Regulatory advisor

*with certification

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Curriculum and courses


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Mount Royal offers two bachelor's degrees in Science and Technology: The Bachelor of Computer Information Systems and the Bachelor of Science with majors in General Science, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science and Geology.

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