This four-year degree-diploma combination is offered by both Lakehead University and Georgian College. Upon completion, you will receive both an Honours Bachelor of Arts and Science – Environmental Sustainability (Specialization in Ecosystem Management) Degree from Lakehead University and an Environmental Technician Diploma from Georgian College.
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 degree-diploma including, but not limited to, forest ecology, plant taxonomy, field schools, environmental impact assessment, biogeography and conservation geography, soil science, environmental biomonitoring, geomatics, forest disturbance and recovery, and ecological restoration. You will be provided with opportunities to develop advanced lab and field skills that will allow you, as a graduate, to meet and adapt to the growing demands of a career in the environmental sciences.
Please visit Lakehead University at http://www.lakeheadu.ca/future-students/admissions for information.
This program is offered in partnership between Lakehead University and Georgian College. The first two years of the program will be taught at Georgian College (Barrie Campus) and the final two years at Lakehead University (Orillia Campus). To apply, please visit the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre at https://www.ouac.on.ca/.