University of Northern British Columbia - Office of Graduate Programs

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Natural Resources & Environmental Studies - Geography (MA)

University of Northern British Columbia - Office of Graduate Programs

Field of Study:Geography
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,353


The Master of Arts in Natural Resources and Environmental Studies offers students the opportunity to pursue studies of the social dimensions of human-environment interactions from a community-based or regional perspective. The degree is distinguished by its focus on human perspectives on historical and contemporary resource and environmental issues. It encourages the study of the social, cultural, ethical, economic and political dynamics of resource and land use, and environmental change in northern ecosystems.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Acceptance to the MA program will be contingent upon the prospective student finding a member of the faculty to serve as her/his supervisor. Applicants must also provide a completed Teaching Assistantship Application and a completed Funding Worksheet. Both forms are included with the application material for this program. Normally, at least two of the three letters of recommendation, exclusive of any letter provided by an intended supervisor, must be from individuals who are able to comment on the applicant's academic and research potential.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Statement of Research Interests

    * 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 October 19, 2022