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 Earth and Environmental Sciences
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SchoolThe University of British Columbia - Okanagan
LocationKelowna, BC, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 4,864
DegreeBachelor
Honours
Co-op
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*75%
Prerequisites
Prerequisites NotesFourth-year standing with minimum average of 75% in all courses applicable to the major.
Cost
National: $7,659
Scholarships
DescriptionIn Earth Sciences you will study Earth history and the structure and properties of the Earth. Environmental Science is the application of scientific knowledge from many disciplines to issues and questions relating to the increase in human population, the sustainability of resource use, degradation caused by pollution and disturbance, and the endangerment and extinction of species and natural systems.

Depending on course selection, graduates will find themselves eligible for jobs in industry and government dealing with subjects as diverse as environmental protection and mineral exploration. The program also provides excellent preparation for graduate school. The Earth and Environmental Sciences Honours program is designed for dedicated students desiring a recognized research component in their degree. This program is recommended for students intending to pursue graduate study in the field.
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