The University of British Columbia - Okanagan

Freshwater Science

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Program Information

School:The University of British Columbia - Okanagan
Faculty:Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Hydrology and Water Resources Science
Description:Freshwater Science integrates aquatic aspects of biology, chemistry, geography, and earth and environmental sciences. You will study water quality and quantity, aquatic organisms, and the health of aquatic ecosystems.

As a graduate of the program, you will acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to deal with future national and international freshwater environmental problems – in both water quality and quantity.
URL:Freshwater Science at The University of British Columbia - Okanagan
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,294
International: $37,690
Careers:Hydrologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*67
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics 

Graduation from high school with a minimum average of 67% (or higher for many programs).

* 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 August 09, 2018