Bachelor Degrees in Canada

Find 102 Top Bachelor Programs in Canada 2017

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More and more students are discovering Canada as a destination for international study. Canada has been voted one of the best places in the world to live for several reasons, including access to education. Students pursuing a Bachelor in Canada degree will benefit from a high standard of living, a welcoming and friendly environment, beautiful landscapes, high degree of technology, and activities suited for any student.

Bachelor in Canada programs place a high value on quality education. Students will experience an intellectually and culturally stimulating environment that challenges them to think critically and grow personally. Many students of Bachelor in Canada programs have majors in subjects such as information technology, business, computer science, hard sciences, engineering, psychology, sociology, economics, and anthropology. Requirements vary for different programs and a minimum of three or four years of full-time study are required for a Bachelor in Canada degree.

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B.Sc/BA. Mathematics

Nipissing University
Campus Full time 4 years Open Enrollment Canada Ontario

The four-year (Honours) degree has three different streams: Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or (Non-specialized) Mathematics. [+]

Bachelors in Canada 2017. B.Sc/BA. Mathematics Mathematics can be applied to multiple disciplines, and open up a wide array of opportunities to you as a graduate. The four-year (Honours) degree has three different streams: Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or (Non-specialized) Mathematics. Our professors are committed to the success of their students and have developed a Math Drop-in Centre for those who want to receive (or give) assistance with math problem-solving. As an undergraduate Mathematics student you will have the advantage of participating in research that is typically reserved for graduate students. As a student of Nipissing's Mathematics program, you will complete one or more courses in Calculus, Linear Algebra, Discrete Mathematics and Probability and Statistics within your first year of study. These courses will ensure that you gain a solid foundation of Mathematics. In the Honours programs, you can choose a Pure Mathematics stream, an Applied Mathematics stream or a Non-specialized stream. These choices allow you to tailor your degree to your particular career interests and strengths. Our Honours programs have a strong emphasis on research, which provides a tremendous opportunity for our students. Under the direct supervision of one or two faculty members, all Honours students complete research in their third or fourth year. Research ​All full-time members of the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics are actively involved in high-caliber research projects. The fundamental, productive research of our department members is recognized nationally and internationally. Currently, six members of the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics hold NSERC... [-]

Bachelor Biological Sciences

Bishop's University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Canada Sherbrooke

Biology is the study of life. We address questions as miniscule as the factors controlling the expression of a single gene, to as wide as changes to an entire ecosystem. [+]

Biology is the study of life. We address questions as miniscule as the factors controlling the expression of a single gene, to as wide as changes to an entire ecosystem. Biological Sciences We offer Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degrees in two areas: Health Science, which focuses on human biology, and Biodiversity and Ecology, which concentrates on non-human organisms and their environment. Why study Biology at Bishop’s? Teaching Focus. Our professors have chosen to concentrate on teaching, yet they still maintain research profiles that encourage undergraduate student involvement. See more information about our teaching staff. Small Classes. Small class sizes foster student engagement. Students learn to critically evaluate scientific claims and evidence, and to clearly articulate their thoughts orally and in writing – necessary skills for success in future study or science-related careers. Great Facilities. Our indoor laboratory facilities include molecular biology equipment, aquatic and terrestrial animal rooms, a greenhouse, walk-in-growth chambers, laminar flow hoods, incubators, centrifuges, and research microscopes. Our outdoor facilities include the Peter Curry Marsh, acres of surrounding woodland, canoe access to the Massawippi and St Francis rivers, and easy access to the Johnville Bog. Practical Experience. Our courses have a strong emphasis on labs, and our students learn practical skills useful to their future careers. Students get hands-on experience both in the field and in the laboratory, with a focus on actually “doing” not just observing. We also work hard to foster a capacity for independent thought and work, with ample opportunities... [-]

BA In Biology

Université du Québec à Rimouski UQAR
Campus Full time Part time 18 months September 2017 Canada Rimouski Lévis + 2 more

The biology degree program offers a broad training in the different fields of biology: ecology, botany, zoology, microbiology, physiology and biochemistry. [+]

Bachelors in Canada 2017. OBJECTIVES The biology degree program offers a broad training in the different fields of biology: ecology, botany, zoology, microbiology, physiology and biochemistry. Unique in shape, including the importance given to laboratory and field trips, and its content, it can acquire a GED (general pathway) or a more specialized in one of five concentrations training - Biogeochemistry environmental - Ecology - Wildlife and habitat - environmental Physiology and biochemistry - marine Science Unique in shape, including the importance given to laboratories, and its content, it can acquire specialized training, with honors diploma in the a concentration or one of the following paths: wildlife and habitats; Wildlife as we know them today are the results of many environmental pressures, whether natural or anthropogenic. The BA in biology, wildlife habitats and concentration, to better understand the links between the various wildlife species and their habitats are learning how to shape and develop wildlife habitat to guide the demographic trajectory of a species. It is located at the interface of ecology and management of natural resources, docking in advanced analytical approaches and of landscape ecology concepts, population dynamics and conservation. Students learn to identify, analyze, monitor and model wildlife populations to ensure the sustainability and in some cases their exploitation. ecology; Ecology focuses on the interactions between living things and their environment by analyzing the components, operation and evolution of ecosystems. The BS in biology, ecology concentration, to better understand the adaptations, distribution and abundance of living organisms. In addition,... [-]

Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering: Environmental

University of Windsor
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Canada Windsor

Environmental engineers use chemistry, biology, and engineering principles to solve air, water, and land pollution problems. [+]

Environmental engineers use chemistry, biology, and engineering principles to solve air, water, and land pollution problems. Allows students to tackle the challenges that can harm human and ecosystem health and to design real-world processes and systems that remove contaminants before they are released into our air, water and soil Includes the study and application of the latest technologies, systems and approaches for preventing and reducing pollution, increasing eco-efficiency and promoting renewable energy, that lead to innovative, sustainable and economical solutions for our planet The program in Environmental Engineering is built upon a broad base of science and mathematics combined with an emphasis on engineering principles and design. The rapid growth of industrial activities has produced many new problems related to environmental protection, resource conservation, and safety. The public has been aware of the risks involved in handling a wide range of hazardous and toxic materials by major incidents which have occurred in spite of improved design methods and operating techniques to overcome potential problems. Consequently, legislation is being formulated and enacted to control the release of toxic chemicals and pollutants into our environment. Environmental engineers are trained not only to solve problems of immediate concern, but also to develop practices and processes to systematically avoid their occurrence. Environmental engineers have qualifications which will permit them to focus upon the transport, transformation and removal of contaminants in air, water, and soil, as well as the broader aspects of environmental planning and impact assessment. Note: The baccalaureate degree program in Environmental Engineering... [-]

Bachelor of Applied Design in Graphic Design

LaSalle College Vancouver
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Canada Vancouver

The Art Institute of Vancouver’s Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design degree program focuses on the increasingly vital relationship between design and sustainable principles. As environmental demands escalate and take centre focus in educational and political discourse, there is a growing need for designers who can provide solutions while creating sustainable, eco-conscious designs. [+]

Bachelors in Canada 2017. The Art Institute of Vancouver’s Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design degree program focuses on the increasingly vital relationship between design and sustainable principles. As environmental demands escalate and take centre focus in educational and political discourse, there is a growing need for designers who can provide solutions while creating sustainable, eco-conscious designs. This academic program aims to produce designers who combine technical aptitude, critical thinking skills and ethical awareness. Program graduates will possess knowledge of design and sustainable fundamentals, as well as an understanding of core values, emerging trends and discipline challenges. They will demonstrate professional excellence in the application of environmentally conscious principles to any design project or milieu. Program objectives Our specific objectives are to provide students the following: Competencies in a program emphasizing strong theoretical and practical knowledge necessary for graduates to seek entry-level employment; A hands-on, learning-centred educational environment that supports and enhances students’ professional and academic development as designers; Targeted preparation and training for entry-level employment opportunities within the design field; Access to appropriately credentialed faculty with extensive industry experience. Course List Drawing Fundamentals of Design Colour Theory Digital Imaging Fundamentals of Sustainable Design Graphic Stylization and Symbols Concept Development Digital Illustration Typography Advanced Typography Digital Imaging II Electronic Design Principles of Sustainable Design Sustainable Design Standards Green Campaign Production Procedures Corporate Identity Experimental Typography Design and Technology Advertising Sustainable Design Leadership Art Direction Conceptual Illustration Foundations of Electronic Production Copywriting for Electronic Media Digital Photography Portfolio I Bachelors degrees... [-]

Bachelor Of Administration, International Management Concentration

Université Du Québec En Outaouais UQO
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 Canada Gatineau Saint-Jérôme + 1 more

This degree program provides students with the knowledge, skills and management skills that will enable them to conduct analyzes, summaries and effective interventions within organizations. [+]

This degree program provides students with the knowledge, skills and management skills that will enable them to conduct analyzes, summaries and effective interventions within organizations. A first training block, common to all, will prepare them to achieve good people management, marketing, operations and strategic management, financial and accounting. To root formation in contemporary issues, several key themes will be discussed in class, such as the phenomenon of globalization and competition in society, in technology and in organizations with the need that entails to innovate permanently, as well as ethical, media and political challenges that no contemporary leader can not escape. Beyond the generic skills, students also have the opportunity to specialize in a field by selecting a concentration. The cooperative path, in addition to the 30 courses offered, this journey also includes 3 full-time paid internships for 12 to 17 weeks. The integration calls for progress must be made after completing 10 courses. MERGERS AND PROFILE entrepreneurship concentration This concentration enables students to understand the environment of SMEs and to develop entrepreneurial skills that are increasingly sought after by all types of organizations. When they have completed this concentration, they will be able to advise companies to manage SMEs and start their own business. finance concentration This concentration is designed for students who wish to act as financial advisors to companies and individuals. At the end of their studies, they will be able to select and manage the most appropriate to the needs of their customer base, to make the... [-]

Bachelor of Business Administration

University of Regina
Campus Full time Part time January 2018 Canada Regina

The Bachelor of Business Administration program is designed to prepare students for effective careers in the management of private and non-profit organizations in Canada and around the world. The curriculum helps students develop the conceptual, human, technical and operational knowledge and skills that are critical for success. [+]

Bachelors in Canada 2017. Bachelor of Business Administration The Bachelor of Business Administration program is designed to prepare students for effective careers in the management of private and non-profit organizations in Canada and around the world. The curriculum helps students develop the conceptual, human, technical and operational knowledge and skills that are critical for success. A Bachelor of Business Administration degree (BBA) can lead to careers in accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, general management, human resource management, international business, and marketing. Armed with a thorough knowledge of business principles and practice, graduates have gone on to pursue careers as accountants, financial analysts, policy analysts, corporate executives, civil servants, independent entrepreneurs, marketing managers, human resource managers and much much more. The BBA program begins with one year of qualifying courses. Students enter through admission in the Excellence Program and become Year One BBA students or complete a qualifying year in the Faculty of Business Administration before being internally transferred into the BBA program. Over the past five years, for example, the number of international students studying at the University of Regina has grown by 77%, helping make our campus more diverse than at any time in our history. Students from more than 66 countries now call our University home, enriching the student experience by bringing global perspectives to our campus community. At the same time, more than 800 domestic students have taken advantage of study abroad opportunities to broaden their education in other countries and further develop into “citizens of the world.” All... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce Program (BCom)

Peter B. Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Canada Victoria

The Bachelor of Commerce program is delivered in a 2 + 2 format. Students complete two years of pre-commerce and other elective courses during their first two years at UVic. [+]

Bachelor of Commerce Program (BCom)

The Bachelor of Commerce program is delivered in a 2 + 2 format. Students complete two years of pre-commerce and other elective courses during their first two years at UVic. Their final two years are spent immersed in business courses within the Gustavson School of Business. Students complete core business curriculum in year three and develop expertise in an area of specialization (International Business, Entrepreneurship, Service Management) in year four. Studies are interspersed with three co-op work terms and students can choose to spend a term on exchange in a non-English speaking country.

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Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Design Engineering

University of Prince Edward Island
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Canada Charlottetown

The program follows current trends in engineering education and focuses on student outcomes. Small class sizes within an activity-based learning environment allow faculty and staff to be student-centric and to provide specific and timely input to individual students. [+]

Bachelors in Canada 2017. The School of Sustainable Design Engineering at UPEI offers a progressive and innovative four-year Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Sustainable Design Engineering) degree which recognizes the need for a broad and balanced engineering education. The program follows current trends in engineering education and focuses on student outcomes. Small class sizes within an activity-based learning environment allow faculty and staff to be student-centric and to provide specific and timely input to individual students. Students are exposed to a broad base of knowledge and skills in engineering science, natural science, mathematics, and complementary studies in concert with an applied project-based design stream simulating the engineering profession. Students entering the degree program will be actively engaged in the profession of engineering from day one, providing creative and sustainable solutions to society’s problems. The degree program is designed to provide a highly flexible learning environment that is responsive to the dynamic needs of students and the industries that employ them. In addition to fundamental science, engineering science and mathematics courses, students are required to develop skills in engineering design, communication, analysis, project management, professional ethics and more. With a solid grounding in these fundamentals, students in Program Years 3 and 4 can enhance their technical knowledge by choosing one of three engineering focus areas: Mechatronics (MT), Sustainable Energy (SE), or Bioresources (BR). This program is specifically structured to maximize flexibility and mobility for students looking to complete a degree in any engineering discipline. The first two years of the degree... [-]

Bachelor of Elementary Education

St. Mary's University Calgary
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Canada Calgary

The two-year, after degree Bachelor of Education (Elementary) degree program at St. Mary’s University is designed to prepare teachers to teach at the primary and elementary levels (K-6) in Alberta schools. The degree is designed to provide an intensive orientation to and mastery of the knowledge, skills and attributes essential for those who would teach in the primary/elementary, K-6 programs administered by... [+]

The two-year, after degree Bachelor of Education (Elementary) degree program at St. Mary’s University is designed to prepare teachers to teach at the primary and elementary levels (K-6) in Alberta schools. The degree is designed to provide an intensive orientation to and mastery of the knowledge, skills and attributes essential for those who would teach in the primary/elementary, K-6 programs administered by authorized school authorities in Alberta and beyond, with particular reference to the unique environment of the Catholic school system in Alberta. Catholic School Districts/Divisions seek teachers who can articulate what it means to be Catholic and who are able to integrate their faith and culture in an all-inclusive community. The degree program is structured to achieve that objective. Instruction is delivered by a combination of core education faculty members and experienced field practitioners who have attained advanced academic training in the field of educational studies combined with extensive experience as teachers in Canadian schools. Program Philosophy Whether you are a future or present student teacher, an alumni graduate or a supporter of our program, you will already know that St. Mary’s is quickly becoming recognized as one of the fastest growing Bachelor of Education programs in Alberta and beyond to prepare teachers today for tomorrow’s students! Teachers exert a significant influence on children. Although we present a Catholic perspective on education, we are open to everyone interested in education. St. Mary’s B Ed faculty and staff are dedicated and highly competent to inspire our student teachers with the... [-]

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

Algoma University
Campus or Online Full time 4 years September 2017 Canada Sault Sainte Marie

The Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program prepares students for generalist social work practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations, communities, and... [+]

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

The Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program prepares students for generalist social work practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations, communities, and societies. The program has a particular focus on multi-cultural social work in and with Northern, rural, remote, Indigenous, and Franco-Ontarian communities. Graduates of the program will be prepared to practice anti-oppressive social work at the entry level with diverse populations in a Canadian context.The rich and innovative curriculum reflects a sound generalist program, while maintaining a focus on newer directions in social work. Students will use structural, Anishinaabe, and feminist approaches to critically analyze the ways that social contexts shape personal and social problems. Graduates will have a deep awareness of how their personal experiences are embedded in social structures. The program includes a 700-hour field placement that will link social work concepts, values, and theory to practice.The program was designed in partnership with Sault College in Sault Ste. Marie and Northern College in Timmins. College transfer students will enjoy seamless pathways to the HBSW that build on prior learning at the diploma level, and will be able to complete their degree in either Sault Ste. Marie or in Timmins. Classes in Timmins will be offered on the Northern College campus using a “blended learning” model – a mix of in-person and videoconference-based learning. College graduates in Sault Ste. Marie and Timmins are now able to “degree-ladder” without leaving their home communities.Algoma’s HBSW has candidacy status with the Canadian Association for Social Work... [-]


Honours Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies

University of Toronto
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Toronto

Architecture is both a profession and a discipline of study, relating to a broad spectrum of career opportunities. As a profession it plays a pivotal role in the production of the built environment, bridging the technical and social, practical and theoretical. It is a cultural and artistic practice that is critically engaged with the forces of urbanization and technological change, the challenges of environmental... [+]

Honours Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies Architecture is both a profession and a discipline of study, relating to a broad spectrum of career opportunities. As a profession it plays a pivotal role in the production of the built environment, bridging the technical and social, practical and theoretical. It is a cultural and artistic practice that is critically engaged with the forces of urbanization and technological change, the challenges of environmental sustainability, and the struggle for cultural expression. It involves the design, production, and organization of material culture from the scale of domestic objects to the scale of the metropolitan region. As such, studies in architecture interact with numerous related disciplines in the social sciences and humanities, as well as engineering, technology, and media. These studies may lead to professional graduate programs in architecture, landscape architecture, planning and urban design, as well as careers in related design disciplines, the arts, history, business, journalism, and public policy. Honours Bachelor of Arts, Architectural Studies: Two Honours Bachelor of Arts majors in architectural studies are offered by the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design in collaboration with the Faculty of Arts and Science. The architectural studies programs provide degree options for students wishing to study architecture as part of a liberal arts education. The programs serve as an introduction to the discipline of architecture, focusing on the state of the art, current issues and emerging practices, all considered from critical, theoretical and historical perspectives. Studio courses in design and visual... [-]

Bachelor of Applied Arts in Criminal Justice

St. Thomas University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Canada Fredericton

Criminology is a discipline that seeks to understand how people behave in difficult, confusing, stressful, tragic, and bizarre situations. As the study of Criminology often involves political, social, and personal consideration, students learn to analyze theories of criminal behaviour and fairly and accurately evaluate criminal justice systems and policies. [+]

Bachelors in Canada 2017. Criminology is a discipline that seeks to understand how people behave in difficult, confusing, stressful, tragic, and bizarre situations. As the study of Criminology often involves political, social, and personal consideration, students learn to analyze theories of criminal behaviour and fairly and accurately evaluate criminal justice systems and policies. Our program at St. Thomas examines the people and institutions that affect, and are affected by, the justice system, exploring the impact on offenders, victims, and the public. CRITICAL & TRANSFERABLE SKILLS By studying Criminology, students develop exceptional academic and research literacy. As presentation of this research is essential to the discipline, students also gain significant experience in skills such as communication and debate. Analytical and evaluative skills are central to the study of Criminology and Criminal Justice as students are required to question the policies and institutions in place for those who have been identified as criminal and those who have been victims of criminal behaviour. COMMON CAREERS AND GRADUATE PATHWAYS A foundation in Criminology and Criminal Justice will prepare you for a wide variety of careers. The knowledge and skillset gained from this subject area is both deeply analytical, practical, and demanding. Graduates from this program have pursued careers in law, police and RCMP, government, social policy, corrections, social work, education, and more St. Thomas is the first university in Atlantic Canada to offer a major in Criminology and the first Canadian university to develop an applied arts degree program in Criminal Justice. A major... [-]

Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Design (BDES)

NSCAD University - Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Halifax Hamilton

As the discipline of design exerts a greater influence on our lives, designers find themselves working closely with other professionals in fields such as marketing, software development engineering, and [+]

Bachelor of Design - Interdisciplinary Design

As the discipline of design exerts a greater influence on our lives, designers find themselves working closely with other professionals in fields such as marketing, software development engineering, and education. NSCAD offers a unique approach to design education through its interdisciplinary program which equips students with the skills and knowledge to participate in all aspects of the practice of design—graphic, interactive, and product.   Design takes a distinctly collaborative, interdisciplinary, and process-oriented approach. This program covers a range of services and products that fuse human factors, technology, and aesthetics with a general emphasis on message presentation. You will gain a variety of skills including analytical and imaginative thinking, visualization techniques, drawing, typography, photography, and an understanding of production processes. By focusing on creative and conceptual skills you will learn to communicate and solve problems across a broad range of media and contexts. You will create logos, information graphics, wayfinding systems, visual identity systems, book design, magazines, websites, information systems, advertisements, tools, furniture, and solutions that don’t exist yet. Critical thinking and the expression of imagination are equally important. Graduates of NSCAD’s Major in Interdisciplinary Design have successful careers in design firms and agencies. Many advance to become art/creative directors or establish their own design companies. In  addition, design strategy is advantageous in fields such as marketing, public relations, the pure and applied sciences, health, and public policy. ... [-]


Bachelor of Communication, Media and Film

University of Calgary
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Calgary

The Department of Communication, Media, and Film Studies hosts programs in Communications Studies and Film Studies. First-year students in all degree programs offered by the Department of Communication, Media, and Film Studies are encouraged to explore courses in a variety of areas. It is recommended that a first-year program include at least two of the... [+]

Bachelors in Canada 2017. The Department of Communication, Media, and Film Studies hosts programs in Communications Studies and Film Studies. First-year students in all degree programs offered by the Department of Communication, Media, and Film Studies are encouraged to explore courses in a variety of areas. It is recommended that a first-year program include at least two of the following: Communications Studies 201 Communications Studies 203 Film 201 In addition, students should also select at least 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) from the Faculty of Arts. Degree programs offered by the Department of Communication, Media, and Film Studies may include senior-level courses offered by other Departments either as core requirements or as options. It is therefore useful to take first-year courses from a variety of other areas. In addition, students should normally select 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) from the Faculty of Science. Communication Studies Communications Studies explores the ways in which communication constructs and reflects society and culture. The program emphasizes three interrelated areas of communication: 1) Media and Popular Culture: the theory, criticism and history of communication through traditional media, new media, and popular culture; 2) Rhetorical Communication: the theory, critique and production of informative, persuasive and professional discourse in public and organizational contexts; and 3) Science and Communication: discourses and processes of communication in relation to health, science and technology. The program aims to educate flexible and articulate analysts, researchers and practitioners for a wide range of academic, public and professional contexts. It provides graduates with the... [-]