Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science houses eight departments investigating the wonders of the natural world, from infinitesimal subatomic particles to the infinite universe – and everything in between.

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Department of Biological Sciences

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Biological Sciences MSc Regular Thesis
Biological Sciences PhD Regular Thesis
Environmental Toxicology MET Regular Project
Pest Management MPM Regular Thesis
Visit the Department of Biological Sciences to learn more about programs, how to apply, and for contact information.

Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology MSc Regular Thesis
Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology PhD Regular Thesis
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Department of Chemistry

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Chemistry MSc Regular Thesis
Chemistry PhD Regular Thesis
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Department of Earth Sciences

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Earth Sciences MSc Regular Thesis
Earth Sciences PhD Regular Thesis
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Department of Mathematics

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Applied and Computational Mathematics MSc Regular Project; Thesis
Applied and Computational Mathematics PhD Regular Thesis
Mathematics MSc Regular Thesis; Project
Mathematics PhD Regular Thesis
Visit the Department of Mathematics to learn more about programs, how to apply, and for contact information.

Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry MSc Regular Thesis
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry PhD Regular Thesis
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Department of Physics

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Physics MSc Regular Thesis
Physics PhD Regular Thesis
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Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science

Program Credential Tuition Completion Pathway
Actuarial Science MSc Regular Project
Statistics MSc Regular Thesis
Statistics PhD Regular Project
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