University of Toronto - St. George

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Environmental Chemistry (HBSc)

University of Toronto - St. George

Faculty:Arts and Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Chemistry, Other
Environmental Science
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,100
International: $57,020
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts


Jointly sponsored by Department of Chemistry and the School of the Environment. This program brings the basic science orientation of Environment and Science to a fundamental background in Chemistry as applied to understanding the chemical impacts of humankind's activities on the soil, water, and air. Emphasis is given to developing the analytical skills and mechanistic understanding of the subject. The Environmental Chemistry Program includes the study of chemical pollutants and natural processes that govern their fate and effects in the environment. The program involves a solid foundation in chemistry with specialized courses in environmental and analytical chemistry; breadth environmental science courses are offered through the School of the Environment.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80 to 100
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
Applicants are required to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma, and six 4U/M courses, including: Biology (SBI4U), Calculus & Vectors (MCV4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), and English (ENG4U). Physics (SPH4U) is recommended.

* 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 July 29, 2021