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Environmental Sciences

Nipissing University

12 months
Duration
5670 CAD/year
5670 CAD/year
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About

Nipissing’s Master of Environmental Sciences (MESc)/Master of Environmental Studies (MES) programs at Nipissing University take a unique interdisciplinary approach by integrating ideas and methodologies from the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences to explore and address environmental issues.

Overview

The Environmental Sciences programs consist of course work plus a Major Research Paper (one-year program) or coursework plus a Thesis (two-year program), and are offered on a full-time or flex-time basis.

Post-Graduation Opportunities and Careers

Graduates of the program at Nipissing University may go on to doctoral programs, or enter careers in government and industry. As professionals they may work in areas such as environmental policy, planning, impact assessment, natural resource management, scientific research and education.

Resea​rch Groups

  • Forest Resources
  • Analytical and Environmental Chemistry
  • Genetics and Aging
  • Plant Ecology Research Laboratory
  • Plant Signal Transduction
  • Wildlife Ecology and Environmental Science

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perspectives on the Environment  
  • Methods of Inquiry in Environmental Research  
  • Geomatics for MES/MESc Graduate Students  
  • Spatial Computing  
  • Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring  
  • Topics in Forest Ecology and Management  
  • Topics in Watershed Analysis and Modeling  
  • Topics in Aquatic Behavior Ecology  
  • Special Topics in MESc  
  • Chemical Approaches to Air and Water Pollutants

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
93

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
93

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of three or more consecutive years of full-time education in English within Canada immediately prior to attending Nipissing University.
  • Completion of three or more consecutive years of full-time education in English in a country other than Canada where English is the dominant language. These years must be immediately prior to attending Nipissing University.
  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      5670 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 2835 CAD per semester during 12 months.
    • National

      5670 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 2835 CAD per semester during 12 months.

    Living costs for North Bay

    1015 - 1615 CAD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

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