Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Practice
Earn your degree online and advance your environmental career.
A bachelor’s degree matters for most environmental jobs. In fact, 72% of job vacancies linked to Canada’s green economy require a bachelor’s degree.*
Successfully transition into an environmental role with an online Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Practice (BEP) offered through the Canadian Centre for Environmental Education (CCEE), a partnership between Royal Roads University and ECO Canada.
Efficiently upgrade your environmental diploma or earn a second degree with this innovative degree-completion program.
Choose between a Bachelor of Science (BSc) or Bachelor of Arts (BA) depending on your goals and educational background.
In order to complete your degree, you’ll select a Program Capstone: choose from either a 75-hour practicum or a major research paper with guidance from your instructor.
Choose this program to:
- Gain practical skills and knowledge including environmental management tools, sustainable development applications and environmental law.
- Earn practical environmental experience by completing a 6-week internship or comprehensive research report.
- Meet educational requirements for ECO’s Environmental Professional (EP) Certification
- Build management and leadership skills for the environmental sector.
Environmental Professional (EP) Certification: Our partnership with Royal Roads University assists in developing environmental education that teaches industry-relevant skills and prepares graduates to enter the workforce. Upon completion of your degree, you’ll have fulfilled the academic requirements and will be eligible to apply for EP Certification – Canada’s only national environmental designation.
Learn More About EP Certification
- Core Courses Include:
- Environmental Management Tools
- Environmental Economics
- Sustainable Development: Ideas and Application
- Ethics and Environment
- Public Policy Formulation
- Introduction to Environmental Law and more
See our full program details to help you decide which one is right for you.
BSc in Environmental Practice
BA in Environmental Practice
The next intake is September 11, 2017. Apply by June 13, 2017 on the Royal Roads website.
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* ECO Canada, The Green Jobs Map: Tracking Employment through Canada’s Green Economy, 2012.