University of Northern British Columbia - Office of Graduate Programs

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Natural Resources & Environmental Studies - Outdoor Recreation, Conservation and Tourism (MA)

University of Northern British Columbia - Office of Graduate Programs

Field of Study:Natural Resources/Conservation, General
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,353


The Master of Arts in Natural Resources and Environmental Studies [MA(NRES)] 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.
    A four-year Baccalaureate degree (or equivalent) from a recognized institution, with a Cumulative GPA equivalent to at least 3.00 (B) at UNBC
    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