B.Sc. On Campus

Health Sciences

Simon Fraser University

48 months
979 CAD/credit
195 CAD/credit
Tuition fee
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You will be interested in the Health Sciences major program at Simon Fraser University if you want to understand issues affecting health and disease, environmental issues that affect communities and global health, or multi-level health policy making.


Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and so is the full range of career opportunities that await. Armed with the necessary knowledge and skills, graduates of the Health Sciences program from Simon Fraser University pursue careers in jobs such as:

  • Health Promotions Coordinator
  • Non Profit Health Agency Fundraiser
  • Global Health Advocate
  • Humanitarian Worker
  • Food Inspector
  • Health & Safety Advisor
  • Nurse
  • Medical Scientist
  • Professor
  • Health Equity Strategist
  • Health & Wellness Coordinator
  • Health & Benefits Admin Assistant
  • Health & Addictions Case Manager
  • Health Care Industry Sales Rep

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • General Biology
  • Genetics
  • General Chemistry and Laboratory
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry and Laboratory
  • Calculus for the Biological Sciences
  • Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
  • Cellular Biology and Biochemistry 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must meet the university's English Language Requirements
    • All applicants must meet the university's Quantitative and Analytical Skills requirements
    • All students must present a minimum grade of C-/60% in a junior or senior level acceptable Math course
    • Graduation from a university-preparatory program at a senior high school
    • Submit a transcript which includes grades for all courses completed and final grades for the first semester of Senior Year. (An admission average is calculated on final year results.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    979 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 979 CAD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    195 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 195 CAD per credit during 48 months.

per unit

Living costs for Burnaby

1600 - 2700 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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