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Geography, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Sackville, Canada
The B.A. in Geography at Mount Allison University develops an understanding of the principles of ecological and physical systems; of the cultural, social, economic, and political forces acting on those systems; and of the management, planning or scientific tools necessary to meet environmental challenges and opportunities.
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Overview

The Geography program offered by Mount Allison University explores courses in both human and physical geography, and is designed for students interested in the study of social sciences at various spatial and temporal scales.

Careers

  • cartographer
  • GIS specialist
  • public policy analyst
  • urban recreation/transportation planner
  • urban/regional planner
  • demographer
  • community development specialist
  • municipal adviser
  • resource management specialist
  • environmental consultant/planner
  • international development worker
  • climatologist
  • environmental law specialist
  • international development worker

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Physical Environment
  • Weather and Climate
  • The Human Environment
  • Geography of Economic Activity
  • The Developing World
  • Urban Social Geography
  • Research Methods in Environmental Science

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    580

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Submit your online admission application and $50 application fee 
  • Mid-year Grade 12 transcript or final high school transcript if available
  • Send us your transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18130 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18130 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    8770 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8770 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Sackville

  • 1000 - 1600 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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