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Bachelor of Arts - Environmental Studies

Mount Allison University
Canada, New Brunswick, Sackville
Tuition fee CA$20,998 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$19,040), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$350 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$50) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

Environmental studies helps you develop an understanding of the complex environmental challenges facing the world.

It is designed for students interested in the human dimensions of environmental change and problem-solving through environmental management, planning, and policy.

The aim of the environmental studies program at Mount Allison is to equip you with the kind of integrative and analytical thinking that will help you effectively contribute to environmental leadership and decision-making. Courses cover such topics as environmental policy, natural resources management, and environmental ethics.

Program structure

In upper years, environmental studies students choose complimentary courses from the following four optional streams:

  • Environment and society – includes natural resources management, environment and development, gender, race, and environmental justice, with courses in anthropology and sociology
  • Environmental policy and economics – includes geography of economic activity, the developing world, transportation, international environmental affairs, with courses in economics, international relations, and political science
  • Environmental history and philosophy – includes courses in history, philosophy, and religious studies
  • Ecology and environment – includes courses in environmental science, and biology

Career opportunities

Popular career paths for environmental science graduates include:

  • urban planner
  • environmental journalist
  • outdoor recreation manager
  • ecotourism developer/planner
  • conservation education co-ordinator
  • recycling/waste management specialist
  • wetlands conservation manager
  • environmental activist/educator
  • ecologist
  • community developer
  • environmental lawyer
  • environmental policy analyst
Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States