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Study Environmental Studies at King's

The environmental studies degree at King's provides knowledge of sustainability and practical environmental skills through studying the social, economic, and scientific factors of the environment and internship opportunities.
Tree planting in the Edmonton river valley

The world is changing, and not all change is for the better. King's Environmental Studies (ENVS) program prepares students with a knowledge of sustainability, including its environmental, social, and economic dimensions and teaches students to confront and reverse harm to Creation and think critically about how the structure of our society impacts the environment.

Through their degree, students will apply technical and theoretical knowledge to discover how humans interact with the environment and can better manage it. Students will be trained in the latest techniques for mapping and aerial photo interpretation, geographical information systems (GIS), environmental impact assessments, statistical analysis, and software for data collection and analysis. 

Environmental Studies is a highly flexible program, and students have plenty of opportunities to focus on the topics and subjects that interest them while keeping the 'big picture' in mind. Valuable hands-on experience and job preparation through our program's internships make the program excellent preparation for future employment.

Environmental Studies programs at King's

Available as a major:

  • 4-Year Bachelor of Arts
  • 4-Year Bachelor of Science

Fall Program start date
September 4, 2018

Fall Application Deadline
August 15, 2018

Winter Program start date
January 7, 2019

Winter Application Deadline
December 15, 2018

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Admission Requirements

    Our Environmental Studies grads get jobs as:

  • Agriculturalists
  • Agronomists
  • Conservation Officers
  • Environmental Consultants
  • Environmental Planners
  • Forestry Technicians
  • Mining and Natural Resource Managers

    Our Environmental Studies grads go on to study:

  • Environmental Developing
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Fish & Wildlife Conservation and Management
  • Geoscience
  • Law
Environmental Studies Faculty