University of Waterloo

Biomedical Sciences

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Program Information

School:University of Waterloo
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Biomedical Sciences, General
Description:Is your goal to use science to help people? If so, then our Biomedical Sciences program can prepare for careers in health care, such as medicine, optometry, pharmacy, dentistry, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, or forensics. Courses in biology, chemistry, physics, and math provide a solid foundation in science and prepare you to meet the admission requirements of most health-related professional schools.

Our highly flexible program also lets you select electives from other faculties, allowing you to pursue an area of personal interest within or outside Science. This flexibility is valuable because many professional schools look for well-rounded individuals who are both strong leaders and effective communicators.
URL:Biomedical Sciences at University of Waterloo
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,759
International: $29,549

Admission Requirements

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

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Earth and Space Science  or  Grade12 Mathematics of Data Management 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Physics 

6 Grade 12 U and/or M courses including: - English (minimum final grade of 70%) - Advanced Functions (minimum final grade of 70% is required) - Calculus and Vectors (minimum final grade of 70% is required) - Two of: Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Space Science, Mathematics of Data Management, Physics - The following courses are recommended: Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration)

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 03, 2017

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