Undergraduate Degree Programs

Environmental & Conservation Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Conservation Sciences

Leave a lasting mark on the environment with this four-year degree program. As a student, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop solutions for environmental issues such as conservation of land, water and biodiversity or adaptation to climate change.
  • Explore how interactions between science, society and the economy influence environmental management decisions.
  • Participate in a three-week field school where you spend every day outside, learning by doing.
  • Apply your knowledge and skills while completing a fourth-year project-based capstone course that examines issues faced by industry, government and environmental organizations.
  • Join the Agrology profession (Alberta Institute of Agrologists) and take a leadership role as a professional agrologist in Alberta.
  • Join students in the Northern ENCS Program and spend a semester at Yukon College in Whitehorse, getting hands on experience and credit towards your degree.


Tailor your degree to your interests by choosing one of the following majors: