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Honours Science (BSc)


Note: This program is pending approvals from Senate and the Ontario Universities Council on Quality Assurance.

Are you passionate about science, but unsure of what discipline to major in? In our Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Honours Science program, you have the freedom to discover your own path in this broad science-based program.


Program Highlights

  • This flexible program allows you to design your own science education: study in various disciplines for a broad-based science degree, or choose to major in something more specific in your upper years.
  • Small class and lab sizes, which gives you more opportunity to work directly with your professors.
  • Apply what you learn in hands-on labs and engage in research activities.
  • Study in a true “STEAM” environment that aims to create interdisciplinary skills in science and arts to increase your employability.

Sample Courses

  • Modern Physical Organic Chemistry
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Calculus for the Natural Sciences
  • Hydrology
  • Geomorphology and Soils


  • Minimum admission range of mid 70s.
  • English at 60%.
  • Advanced Functions, Biology and Chemistry each at 60%.

International Baccalaureate Requirements

  • HL or SL English, Math, Biology and Chemistry at 3.
  • IB Minimum Score: 26.

Find equivalent requirements for additional curriculums in the admissions toolkits

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