Faculty of Environmental Studies

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In Environmental Studies, we challenge you to view the environment through multiple perspectives. Exploring natural, social, artistic, urban and built environments, our program will help you understand how seemingly different issues are actually connected. Designed to equip you with the knowledge to critically understand and the capacity to deal with complex environmental and social issues, our program will set you on a pathway to a career that will change the world.

We are a close-knit, student-centred community that respects and values insight, creativity, justice and diversity.

Dedicated to inspiring active learners and engaged citizens, our award-winning professors will teach you how to incorporate your passion for environmental well-being and social justice into your studies. Each course will extend the boundaries of the classroom and offer you opportunities for hands-on learning where you will use Toronto and surrounding areas as your field lab. As well, our student services team, including advisers, alumni mentors and career experts, will support you in reaching your utmost success in your academic and professional goals.

You will also be able to develop the practical experience future employers seek. Whether you use our resources to secure internship placements for course credits, participate in a professor’s research project or apply to our Costa Rican rainforest semester abroad, you’ll gain invaluable experience to use well past graduation.

Dual-Credential Programs (Joint Programs)
Earn a three-year college diploma and a four-year BES degree in just five years through one of our dual-credential programs:

You can also complete the International Development Dual Credential program with Humber College in just four years.

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