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Environmental Studies (Natural Sciences)

University of the Fraser Valley
Program overview
4 years
Full time
Bachelor's degree
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Program description

Environmental Studies (Natural Sciences)

Environmental Studies represents an interdisciplinary and integrated approach to examining human-environment relationships. The Bachelor of Environmental Studies (BES) (Natural Sciences) equips graduates with the tools needed to engage in proactive environmental citizenship and to work in environmental science fields in Canada and abroad. Upon completion, students will have developed the depth of knowledge required to continue to graduate or other professional studies, and they may seek additional related professional accreditation after graduation.

Students interested in a more flexible Arts- and Sciences-based program in environmental studies are encouraged to consider the Bachelor of Environmental Studies (BES).

Admission requirements

There are two options for admission to this program:

  • Option 1: Secondary school (for students with secondary school graduation only)
  • Option 2: University entrance (for students who have attended some post-secondary school)

For information about requirements for each option, please visit the program page. 

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Program content

Core courses include:

  • Environmental Issues and Strategies
  • Bioregional Communities
  • Environment: Science and Communications
  • Environmental Ethics
  • Portfolio I
  • Environmental Seminar
  • Environmental Geography Practicum
  • Co-op Work Term Performance and Report II

Tuition fees

For information about tuition fees, please visit the program webpage. 


Bachelor of Environmental Studies (BES)

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University of the Fraser Valley

University of the Fraser Valley

The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is an accredited public Canadian university which serves 15,000 students, 1,900 of which are international students. UFV offers 16 bachelor's degrees, two master's degrees, and over 100 certificates and diploma programs in areas...

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