12 months
2690 CAD/year
1170 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bioenvironmental Monitoring and Assessment programme offered by the Trent University provides a foundational understanding of the principles, technical aspects and human dimensions of environmental monitoring and assessment.

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The Bioenvironmental Monitoring and Assessment programme offered by the Trent University provides professional skills and practical experience. This combination is attractive to organizations that require deeper understanding of specialized monitoring and assessment issues, including all levels of government, conservation authorities, non-profit organizations and environmental consulting companies. 

Complete the first professional masters degree in environmental sciences at Trent and be poised for success in the competitive environmental employment sector. As part of this full-time 12-month professional degree, you will complete eight online courses as well as a four-month placement experience.

Future Careers

Imagine a future in the environmental sector as a…

  • Aquatic & Wildlife Technician
  • Research Technician
  • Environmental Policy Specialist
  • ​Environmental Manager
  • Environmental Data Analyst
  • Source Water Technician
  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Project Manager
  • Communications Specialist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Environmental Monitoring

  • Data Analysis for Environmental Professionals

  •  Sampling Design for Environmental Research

  • Current Topics in Environmental Monitoring

  • Communicating Science for Environmental Professionals

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be considered for admission, applicants will normally have completed a B.Sc. honours degree (a four year undergraduate bachelor's degree) from a recognized university
  • Minimum B+ (77%) or equivalent in the work of the last four semesters or the last two undergraduate years (last ten full credits)
  • A GRE test score is not required for admission into this program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2690 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2690 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    1170 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1170 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Oshawa

1100 - 1700 CAD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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