Glendon College

Biology (BSc)

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Program Information

School:Glendon College
Field of Study:Education, General
French Language Teacher Education
Description:Our biology program is a great option if you’re interested in exploring the major topics in biology with an emphasis on conservation biology, ecology and animal behaviour. Although the discipline of biology is diverse, conservation biology, ecology and animal behaviour are among the most important features of the environmental aspects of our daily activities. As a student in our program, you will be at the forefront of science research that shapes and reflects what the workforce is looking for.

Why biology at Glendon? Studying biology at Glendon comes with features that set us apart. Here’s our top 5: Our forested campus offers a natural teaching environment with direct access to studies and research literally in our own back yard; our small campus and personalized approach to teaching and learning go a long way to supporting our students’ success; we are the first and only BSc in biology in Southern Ontario to offer course options in both English and/or French; our program integrates social sciences/humanities to add valuable breadth and critical thinking and communication skills to your degree; and Glendon students can take biology courses in the Faculty of Science at York’s Keele Campus; biology is the longest-established scientific program at York and is home to internationally-recognized teaching and research professors.
URL:Biology (BSc) at Glendon College
Course Based:Yes
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,615

Books and supplies cost extra and vary according to program.
International Student Fees: $ 24, 462
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Admission Requirements


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

  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 

•Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent. •A minimum of six 4U or 4M courses, including 4U English (ENG4U). •Francophone applicants can present 4U French (FRA4U, FIF4U, or FEF4U). •We accept a combination of U and M courses and OACs. •Ensure you meet our language requirements. More information: SPH4U (Physics 12) strongly recommended.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 220] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Early Ontario high school applicants is Janurary 17, 2018

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Work Experience

* 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 January 15, 2019