Saint Mary's University
|School:||Saint Mary's University
|Faculty:||Faculty of Science
|Field of Study:||Geology/Earth Science, General
|Description:||Geology is the science of the Earth. It relates to the environmental problems we face and the sources of energy and raw materials needed to sustain our economy. Our program combines fieldwork with the use of sophisticated laboratory instrumentation and computers. We also operate an analytical lab for all Nova Scotia university Geology Departments.
This program, which is available at both the major and honours level, integrates on-the-job experience and academic studies. Upon completion of the Co-operative Education program, the student receives the Bachelor of Science degree in geology, at the major level, with the added qualification of "Co-operative Education."
|URL:||Geology at Saint Mary's University
|Cost per year:*||
There is an additional fee for Co-operative Education ($489.70 per work term for Nova Scotia residents and $618.00 per work term for out-of-province Canadians).
|Careers:||Managers in Natural Resources Production and FishingGeologistsPaleontologists||
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||70 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 Mathematics
- Grade12 Physics or Grade12 Biology or Grade12 Chemistry or Grade12 Computer and Information Science
Two additional academic Grade 12 courses are also required.
- Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or CanTEST [min. 4.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80]
If your first language is not English, you must demonstrate that you have the English language skills necessary to be successful in Saint Mary’s University degree 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.