Environment (Faculty of Science)


At the Bieler School of Environment, you will learn how to communicate and contribute effectively on a range of environmental issues. Benefit from an environment where ingenuity and openness to new ideas are encouraged – and learn to question established norms with confidence. 

The Major in Environment brings together a broad spectrum of perspectives, ideas and expertise to tackle some of the most pressing challenges facing our environment and world. The program is intensely interdisciplinary, and students work side-by-side with colleagues from all fields of inquiry. 

This major must be completed along with a Domain. The related Domains are:


By studying the environment through an interdisciplinary lens, you will be prepared to tackle a breadth of pressing environmental issues from many angles. Possible career paths include: 

  • Environmental Policy Advisor 
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Environmental Assessment Officer
  • Green Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Journalist / Science Communicator
  • National / Provincial Parks Planner
  • Climate Change Analyst
  • International Development Planner / Project Officer

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.

Related minors include:

Related Majors

Discover these related majors: 

Ready to apply?

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

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

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