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SchoolUniversity of Waterloo
LocationWaterloo, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 33,000
Full-time Graduate: 4,700
Length5 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*80% to 100%
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites NotesOne of Grade 12 Advanced Function MHF4U, Calculus and Vectors MCV4U, or Mathematics of Data Management MDM4U also required; plus four additional 4U or 4M courses. Final grade of at least 70% in any 4U English required. Recommended: A second 4U mathematics, Grade 12 Computer and Information Science ICS4M.
National: $6,810
International: $29,364
DescriptionLearn to use tools such as remote sensing, computer mapping, geographic information systems (GIS), and GPS to analyze geographic data and make meaningful decisions. At the same time, you’ll also learn the fundamentals of software design from Waterloo’s computer science experts.

Once you graduate from Geomatics, you’ll find no end of opportunities to put your skills to work. Help governments prepare for natural hazards such as floods. Track crime rates or the spread of disease. Map demographics for businesses, or develop transportation routes for municipalities.
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