Lakehead University - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Environmental Studies in Nature-Based Recreation and Tourism (M.E.S.)

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Program Information

School:Lakehead University - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks, and Tourism
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Environmental Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Description:The Master of Environmental Studies (M.E.S.) in Nature-Based Recreation and Tourism with the School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks, and Tourism (ORPT) is an interdisciplinary degree that has its roots in social sciences such as leisure studies, human geography, sociology, psychology, and anthropology as well as in the professional areas of tourism, community development, resource management, parks and protected areas, and forestry. The degree focuses on the development of research skills and knowledge in policy and planning, and recreation and tourism behaviour.
URL:Environmental Studies in Nature-Based Recreation and Tourism (M.E.S.) at Lakehead University - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,016
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Statement of Research Interests

* 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 14, 2012