First Nations University of Canada

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Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Indigenous Environmental Science (IENS)

First Nations University of Canada

Faculty:Department of Indigenous Science, The Environment and Economic Development
Field of Study:Environmental Studies
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts


In addition to our courses in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Statistics, we offer courses in Indigenous Environmental Science. In all our courses, we combine “textbook science” with teachings from the Elders. 


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
Completion of the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Resource and Environmental Law Diploma, which streams graduates into the field of conservation and environmental law enforcement, is required for admission. Students will be granted 60 credit hours of block transfer credit for completion of the Saskatchewan Polytechnic diploma with the remaining 60 credit hours to be completed at First Nations University of Canada, Regina Campus. Students may elect to complete some of the first 30 credit hours at First Nations University of Canada, Prince Albert Campus.
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Application Notes : Please note that these scores have been determined by the University of Regina.
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Please consult the school at 1-800-267-6303 for further admissions requirements.

    * 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 June 14, 2022