Economics and the Earth’s Environment


If you choose to pursue a BA in Environment, you can complement your studies within the Economics and Earth’s Environment Domain. You’ll gain an understanding of how economics influence decision-makers' choices around resource extraction and waste management. 

This program offers an interdisciplinary education, uniting the worlds of economics and the earth sciences. You’ll be equipped to analyze and communicate environmental issues from the perspective of an earth scientist, while also bringing economic concerns into the conversation. With this specialized knowledge, you’ll be uniquely positioned to provide strong assessments of important environmental and societal issues. 


You could become a professional: 

  • Land Use Planner
  • Sustainable Development Professional
  • Environmental Economist
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Journalist / Science Communicator

Course Work

As part of the Economics and the Earth’s Environment domain you can take courses like:

Possible Minors

Minors are a great way to customize your academic experience. Many students use minors to pursue interests outside their major, while others choose minors to complement their degree.

Minors that complement this program:

Related Majors

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Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Faculty of Arts.

See the full eligibility information for more information about deadlines and required documents for your application. 

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