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 Geography and Aviation
SchoolUniversity of Waterloo
LocationWaterloo, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 33,000
Full-time Graduate: 4,700
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*80%
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
Prerequisites NotesRecommended courses: One or more Grade 12 U or M Geography courses strongly recommended, a second Grade 12 U Mathematics, Earth and Space Science.
National: $6,810
International: $29,364
DescriptionDo you dream of being a pilot? Take to the skies while earning a Bachelor of Environmental Studies and your Commercial Pilot License.

You’ll gain a deep understanding of landforms, weather patterns, and the computer technology behind tools such as geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing. Through a partnership with the Waterloo-Wellington Flight Centre, you'll receive at least 200 hours of flight experience at one of Canada's largest and most experienced flight training centres. You'll learn to fly and attain your multi-engine and multi-instrument ratings. By the time you graduate you’ll have a Commercial Pilot Licence and be ready to start a career in the aviation industry.
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