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Environmental Practice

Royal Roads University

24 months
721 CAD/credit 21630 CAD/year
293 CAD/credit 8790 CAD/year
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The Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice from Royal Roads University gives you a flexible program that allows you to personalize your learning and complete an undergraduate degree.


You’re a solutions-focused thinker who wants to develop your analytical and critical thinking abilities while gaining science and environmental knowledge. You want to pursue a career that lets you take on environmental challenges while building a diverse network of peers focused on the same goals.

Perhaps you’ve completed some post-secondary education and explored various science courses, but haven't landed on a major. You see it’s time to gain the knowledge and credentials that will let you build a meaningful career in the environmental sector.

Based on your personal and professional interests in environment and sustainability, you’ll choose a path that makes sense for you. You’ll study sustainable, scientific and interdisciplinary approaches to environmental policy, management, community development and more, so you can implement and inspire sustainable change.

Flexible choices

This Environmental Practice programme from Royal Roads University gives you maximum flexibility in what you’ll learn and when you’ll learn it. You’ll choose from many electives, to shape your current, or future, career path. And you can power through in two years, or take your time to finish in as many as seven. Or, see what makes most sense as you go.

This program is related to the Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice, but differs in its focus. The courses you'll take are science-based, including:

  • environmental health and safety
  • environmental management
  • geomatics
  • green technology
  • renewable energy
  • science

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Tools for Business Decision Making
  • Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
  • Communications Skills: Writing in the Workplace
  • Statistical Literacy and Critical Thinking
  • Sustainable Development: Ideas and Applications
  • Public Policy Formulation
  • Environmental Economics
  • Industrial Processes
  • Global Processes

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

To apply to these degree programs you need to be a current student or graduate of a recognized secondary school or comparable senior high school with a minimum B (73%) average in four academic grade 12 courses, including English 12 or English First Peoples 12 with a minimum grade of B- (70%).

Additional requirements include the following:
  • completion of the following approved courses:
  • English 11
  • Foundations of Mathematics 11 or Pre-Calculus 11
  • Science 11
  • Social Studies 11/12 from the BC high school curriculum or equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21630 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 721 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8790 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 293 CAD per credit during 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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