Specialization Degrees


Specialized training in one field of study

Our BSc Specialization degrees provide a more focused education in one area of study. You will take most of your courses in one main subject area, and are expected to maintain a higher standard of academic achievement than those in the Bachelor of Science (BSc) General program.

Specialization degrees can provide the background to help you proceed to a higher degree, but its primary function is to provide a comprehensive education at the undergraduate level.



Specialization degrees are available in the following areas:

  • Biological Sciences

    Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, Integrative Physiology, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology

  • Chemistry
    The Specialization Chemistry degree is accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry. Students will take a variety of courses in general, analytical, organic and physical chemistry, as well as mathematics and related courses in environmental studies.
  • Computing Science
    Computing Science, Specialization in Computing Science - Minor in Business, Specialization in Computing Science - Software Practice
  • Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
    Environmental Earth Sciences, Geology, Paleontology, Planning (City Planning)
  • Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
    Computational Science, Mathematics, Mathematics and Economics, Mathematics and Finance, Statistics
  • Medical Sciences
    Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Immunology and Infection, Pharmacology
  • Physics

    Astrophysics, Geophysics, Physics

  • Psychology
    Specialization in Psychology. The program provides an understanding of areas like perception and motivation, behavior and cognitive development with emphasis on the physical, biological and mathematical sciences.