Environmental Chemistry

at UBC's

Okanagan Campus

Environmental Chemistry provides you with a solid education in the four key areas of chemistry – analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry – along with core courses in Environmental Chemistry, and other fields such as Biology and Earth and Environmental Science. Learn how the environment works, plus learn how to analyze parts per trillion of environmental contaminants, and how to monitor environmental impacts on the environment.

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Program Information

  • Campus: Okanagan
  • Faculty: Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences
  • Degree: Bachelor of Science
  • 4 yrs Length
  • No Co-op Option
  • No Honours Option

Environmental Chemistry offers a comprehensive education in the four important disciplines of chemistry – analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical – as well as some specialization in environmental studies. Employment opportunities for graduates include positions with environmental consulting firms, environmental departments in industrial operations, analytical laboratories, and environmental regulatory agencies.

What can you do with this major after graduation?

Program Requirements

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