Bachelor in Environmental Science / Studies

General

2 locations available

Program Description

Overview

As a B.E.S.S. student at one of Canada’s top post-secondary environmental institutions, develop a strong understanding of solutions to natural resource and environmental problems and learn how to combine scientific and social knowledge effectively in this interdisciplinary joint arts-science degree. You will gain an understanding of the scientific aspects of contemporary environmental issues that are linked to policy and planning decisions leading to an environmentally sustainable future. Your studies will address environmental challenges, science, policy and politics from multiple perspectives.

Degree Type

  • B.E.S.S.

The Trent advantage

Learn how to integrate science and policy to understand and solve environmental problems

Develop skills in state-of-the-art labs and facilities, and utilize the extensive living laboratory provided by Trent’s natural setting

Apply your knowledge addressing local and regional environmental issues in community-based research placements

Complete your degree on one of the world's top green university campuses - Trent ranks among the world's top 100 environmental campuses and #7 in Canada

Admission Requirements

Popular Courses

  • Environmental Science and Politics
  • Ecological Assessment for Natural Resources Management
  • Ecology & Management of Wetland Systems
  • Urban Environments
  • Environmental Health
  • Sustainable Innovation

Career Paths

  • Environment Protection Officer
  • Environmental Educator
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Risk Assessor
  • Policy Advisor
  • Urban and Regional Planner
Last updated August 2018

About the School

One of Canada's top universities, Trent University was founded on the ideal of interactive learning that's personal, purposeful and transformative.

One of Canada's top universities, Trent University was founded on the ideal of interactive learning that's personal, purposeful and transformative. Read less
Oshawa , Peterborough + 1 More Less