Environmental Toxicology

If you want to research and monitor how toxins such as chemical pesticides affect our environments, then you can become an environmental toxicologist. Study organic chemistry, cellular biology and physics.


The Environmental Toxicology program in the Faculty of Science is offered by the Department of Biological Sciences.

Credential: Minor

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How to apply

You can add a minor to any major program. After you've been accepted to a major program, see a faculty advisor about the minor.

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:

  • Analytical Chemist
  • Biologist
  • Development Chemist
  • Ecotoxicologist
  • Environmental Chemist
  • Environmental Toxicologist
  • Hydrologist
  • Oceanographer
  • Safety Specialist
  • Teacher
  • Toxicology Consultant