Royal Roads University
Victoria, BC, Canada
Environmental Science B.A
**Academic Requirement at Undergraduate level for students with British Qualifications stay the same regardless of the Student's country of residence.
Statement of Intent, Letters of Reference, Detailed CV, Academic transcripts, At least two years of full-time work experience letter.
About The Program
About The University
IELTS 6.5 (6.5 minimum in writing and speaking, 6.0 minimum in listening and reading)
Minimimum Academic Requirement
English Proficiency Requirement
Average Decision Time
Yearly Tuition Fees
2 Years (Year 3-4)
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There are a variety of scholarships and bursaries available to you as a Royal Roads student to help towards funding your education.
Royal Roads offers a variety of awards to our students. These are primarily awarded on a quarterly basis, but there's an extra competition or two that falls off cycle. While the University has a few high-valued awards, the majority of assistance is modest and allocated by competition.
Students are also encouraged to pursue scholarship and bursary offerings in the community. The university actively collect and display select opportunities for your convenience.
The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science program complements your existing knowledge in environmental science with courses in environmental management, economics, law, community relations, communications skills and sustainable development. This program will help you gain the problem solving skills necessary to assume leadership positions in business and government.
This is a degree completion program, encompassing years three and four of a four-year undergraduate degree & can be completed on-campus in 12 months or 2 years through a blended delivery model, combining online & on-campus learning.
Who It’s For
Those who have completed two years post-secondary studies and who bring certain analytical skills, knowledge and awareness to environmental issues.
Applicants who do not have the formal academic education to qualify for admission may be assessed on the basis of both their formal education and their informal learning, in accordance with the Flexible Admission Policy.
If you are currently in a technical position, a BSc from Royal Roads University gives you the knowledge and a skill set that can open doors to a professional career. If your present training and job are narrowly specialized, you will be equipped to move into positions where breadth of expertise is important. If this is the start of your career, your broad knowledge base and your ability to analyze complex situations will be valued by prospective employers.
Graduates from this program go into a variety of fields and typically find jobs as support to senior environmental executives, environmental policy advisors in government, environmental managers in smaller municipalities or companies, and environmental consultants.
About Royal Roads
Located in one of Canada’s most beautiful National Historic Sites, Royal Roads University has a long history of excellence. In 2015, we celebrated 75 years of leadership and learning - 55 years as a military college and 20 years as a public applied research university.
The university understand the needs and aspirations of its students, and it created options to deliver an educational experience that fits a student's lifestyle. The cohort model features group-based course work, providing a resource of like-minded peers for you to share, challenge and grow with throughout your program. Even after graduation, these groups continue to support your aspirations to ensure your life changing experience with us has enabled not only professional transformation, but a personal one as well.
The university got a unique learning model – they call it “effective”
The programs offered at Royal Roads University provide learners with the tools and techniques required to be effective after graduation. Whether you’re looking for a new career or want to improve your standing, financially and professionally, within your current organization, the blended learning model of online courses and intensive, on-campus residencies lets you use what you learn, today.
The online learning model allows you to continue working while you complete your degree. The program begins with a short, on-campus residency that allows you to meet the rest of the learners in your cohort, followed by distance courses that deliver the theoretical and information-based material in the program. Moodle, the platform used for online learning, facilitates the delivery of learning materials while providing you with the ability to interact and engage with fellow students and professors. Learn more about Royal Roads' online learning process.
A sustainable future
At Royal Roads University, it is understood that environmental leadership is required and the university is proud that their students, faculty, and staff support this direction. Climate change is one of the most critical challenges of our time, and the university is focused on initiatives that support campus sustainability. Environmental sustainability is not only intrinsically linked to the teaching and research mandate, it’s a challenge that calls for the kind of interdisciplinary and collaborative problem-solving at which we excel.