|Field of Study:||Hydrology and Water Resources Science
|Description:||As a student in the Applied Water Science program, you will learn the underlying scientific principles, processes and theories concerning the physical, chemical and biological properties of water and the factors that play a critical role in maintaining ecosystem and human health. Through a combination of training and practical work experiences, you will be able to identify and solve ongoing threats to our water resources including those caused by human activities and climate change. You will also be able to recognize that the availability of safe, clean water and its resources is a fundamental question of social justice. This program will help you develop the skills needed to apply quantitative and computer analysis to assess, monitor and sustainably manage land and water resources. You will understand the critical need of local, provincial and federal governments in relation to their responsibilities to manage and protect water and Earth’s resources. By taking this program, you will feel empowered to contribute to society’s quest to improve the availability, security and reliability of human water supplies, while ensuring whole ecosystem and human health.
|Cost per year:*||
Domestic fees range from $6,536–$9,150
International fees range from $22,956–$26,172