University of Northern British Columbia - Office of Graduate Programs

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Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (M.Sc.)

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Studies
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Biology/Biological Sciences, GeneralEnvironmental ScienceEnvironmental StudiesForestry, GeneralGeographyNatural Resources Management and PolicyNatural Resources/Conservation, General
Description Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (NRES) is one stream of the Master of Science degree in the College of Science and Management. This degree is designed for candidates whose research interests have a scientific emphasis, and is expected to attract students from science disciplines such as biology, forestry, environmental science, and physical geography, as well as other scientifically-oriented areas of resource management. Students studying within the NRES stream will, upon successful completion of the degree requirements outlined herein, obtain a MSc(NRES).
Website: Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (M.Sc.) at University of Northern British Columbia - Office of Graduate Programs
Areas of Research: Biology; Environmental Science; Forestry; Geography; Recreational Resource Management
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applicants must also provide a completed Teaching Assistantship Application and a completed Funding Worksheet. Both forms are included with the application material for this program. Normally, at least two of the three letters of recommendation, exclusive of any letter provided by an intended supervisor, must be from individuals who are able to comment on the applicant's academic and research potential.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: August 21, 2012