Environmental Earth Systems

Overview

If you want to study the environmental science behind worldwide systems, then you will be interested in this program. Study our natural surroundings and use that knowledge to resolve environmental issues.

Degree: Bachelor of Science

The Environmental Earth Systems program in the Faculty of Environment is one of four concentrations in the Environmental Science Major.

Academic Calendar:

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Agricultural Economist
  • Cartographer
  • Coastal Zone Manager
  • Community Developer
  • Conservation Officer
  • Ecologist
  • Environmental Protection Officer
  • Geochemist
  • Geographer
  • Land Developer
  • Oceanographer
  • Resource Analyst
  • Soil Scientist
  • Surveyor
  • Urban and Regional Planner

Not sure where to start? Career Services can help you explore your options and create possibilities.

How to apply

Before applying, you might want to review this help video. Then:

  • Go to https://apply.educationplannerbc.ca/sfu.jsp
  • In section 4, Applying to SFU:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Environment
    • select from the drop-down list of programs: BSC, Environmental Science

When you've been accepted to SFU and you are enrolling in courses, you will take certain courses as required by this concentration. See the Calendar for details.