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Environment and Urban Sustainability (BA)

Part of the Faculty of Arts

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Program Overview

Format(s): Full-Time, Four-Year
Degree Earned: Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
Ontario Secondary School Students:
2016 Grade Range for Admission / Wait List Consideration:
 75-78%

Going green has gone mainstream, and more and more people are concerned with preserving and protecting the planet. Professionals working in this diverse and growing field will play an important role in making the earth a cleaner and more sustainable place to live. With everyone from citizens to corporations to governments embracing eco-friendly ideas and approaches, practitioners in this field enjoy many opportunities to research and resolve environmental issues.

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This program selects students on the basis of academic achievement/grades only. Additional non-academic requirements are not required for admission consideration.

*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2017 admission/wait list consideration will be determined based on grades and qualifications presented by the applicant pool as they become available. Required grade ranges may fluctuate from year to year (up or down) as a result of competition. Applicants not educated in Ontario may present the equivalent of the Ontario requirements. Ryerson reserves the right to determine equivalency at its sole discretion.

Tuition and Fees


Domestic Fees Range:
$7,191 - $7,415
International Fees Range:
$23,664 - $23,714

For detailed fees information visit the Registrar.

Academic Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including the following program specific requirements.

Typically, a minimum overall average of 70% establishes eligibility for admission consideration; subject to competition individual programs may require higher pre-requisite grades and/or higher overall averages:

  • a minimum grade of 70% or higher will be required in Grade 12 U English/Anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U preferred)” as requirement.

Note: The grades required in the subject prerequisites (normally 70%) will be determined subject to competition.

Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Admission Requirements Overview.

"Ryerson University is uniquely situated in downtown Toronto and is perhaps one of the most urban campuses in Canada."

 

Andrew Millward
Director, Environment and Urban Sustainability

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