Program Format: Full-time, Four Year
Credential: Honours Bachelor of Arts and Science (Environmental Sustainability) Specialization in Ecosystem Management (from Lakehead University), Environmental Technician Diploma (from Georgian College)
OUAC code: AP
Campuses: Years 1 and 2 – Georgian Barrie Campus, Years 3 and 4 – Lakehead Orillia Campus
Earn an Honours Bachelor of Arts and Science – Environmental Sustainability Degree (Specialization in Ecosystem Management) and an Environmental Technician Diploma at the same time with this four-year collaborative program from Lakehead University and Georgian College (Lakehead-Georgian).
The degree-diploma combination provides a theoretical and applied framework that complements the practical skills and scientific knowledge necessary to understand and monitor complex environmental systems. The specialization in ecosystem management will allow you to select additional topics complementing the environmental sustainability degree-diploma including, but not limited to:
You will be provided with opportunities to develop advanced lab and field skills that will allow you to meet and adapt to the growing demands of a career in the environmental sciences.
Ontario high school students: Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including:
A minimum final average, based on the best six Grade 12 U or M courses, of 75% is required.
Not an Ontario high school student? Visit our Admissions page.
*Fees are subject to change. These figures are based on tuition fees for first-year undergraduate students for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Domestic Fees: $6,797.54*
International Fees: $27,313.03*
For detailed fees information, visit Finance and Fees.
The majority of courses that you will be required to complete for the environmental sustainability degree-diploma program will be science-based, including biology, geography, chemistry and geology, combined with specialized environmental and natural sciences courses and technology courses. Here are a few of the courses you will take during your four-year program:
View a list of the courses required for your environmental sustainability degree-diploma.
Given the diversity in program skills and knowledge, there are a number of career options in the environmental sciences field working for small and large corporations.