Environmental Geosciences - Specialist (Science)

Completion of this program is intended to fulfill the knowledge requirements for certification as a Professional Geoscientist (P. Geo.) in conformity with the stipulations of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario (APGO) and the Canadian Council of Professional Geoscientists (CCPG).

Limited Enrolment — Enrolment in this program is restricted. Selection will be based on completion of 4.0 credits including CHM110H5, CHM120H5, ( PHY136H5, PHY137H5)/( PHY146H5, PHY147H5), ( MAT132H5, MAT134H5)/( MAT135H5, MAT136H5)/ MAT134Y5/​ MAT135Y5/​ MAT137Y5 and ERS101H5/​ ERS111H5/​ ENV100Y5 and a minimum CGPA of 2.5.

Within an Honours degree, 14.5 credits are required.

Year 1: BIO152H5, BIO153H5; CHM110H5, CHM120H5; ERS101H5/​ ERS111H5/​ ENV100Y5; ( MAT132H5, MAT134H5)/( MAT135H5, MAT136H5)/ MAT134Y5/​ MAT135Y5/​ MAT137Y5; ( PHY136H5, PHY137H5) / ( PHY146H5, PHY147H5); STA107H5

Year 2: ERS201H5, ERS202H5, ERS203H5, ERS211H5; GGR201H5, GGR217H5, GGR278H5

Year 3 & 4: ERS312H5, ERS315H5, ERS325H5, ERS412H5, ERS471H5/​ ERS472H5; GGR307H5, GGR315H5, GGR317H5, GGR321H5, GGR337H5, GGR338H5; JGE378H5


  1. Students are strongly advised to consult the Program Advisors in CPS and/or GGR regarding the program of study.
  2. Additional 400-level courses include ERS470Y and GGR417Y

Students without pre- and co-requisites or written permission of the instructor can be de-registered from courses at any time.