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Faculty of Graduate Studies Introduction


Dean of Graduate Studies Dr. T. Philip Hicks

 Responsibility for graduate studies resides with the Senate of the University. The Senate is advised on graduate matters by the Faculty of Graduate Studies Council. This Council is administered through the Office of Graduate Studies. It is the responsibility of this Council, through its Chair, to provide leadership in all matters pertaining to graduate studies.

Graduate Programs

The University offers courses of study leading to the following graduate degrees:
- Master of Arts (MA) in Clinical Psychology, Economics, English, History, Sociology;
- Master of Science (MSc) in Biology, Chemistry, Computer ScienceExperimental Psychology, Geology, Kinesiology, Mathematical Sciences, Physics;
- Master of Education (MEd) in Educational Studies;
- Master of Science in Engineering (MScEng) in Control Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Environmental Engineering;
- Master of Environmental Studies (MES) in Nature-Based Recreation and Tourism, Northern Environments and Cultures;
- Master of Science in Forestry (MScF);
- Master of Social Work (MSW)
- Master of Public Health (MPH)
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Master of Science in Management (MSc(Mgt))
- Doctor of Philosphy (PhD) in Biotechnology, Clinical Psychology, Educational Studies, Forest Sciences.

Collaborative Programs
- Specialization in Gerontology (Education, Kinesiology, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology)
- Specialization in Women's Studies (Education, English, History, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work, Sociology)
To be accepted into a Collaborative Program, students must first be admitted to the master's program of a collaborating academic unit.

Graduate Diplomas
-Health Services and Policy Research
Note: The Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research is offered in conjunction with a master's or doctoral degree (Economics, Public Health, Social Work, Sociology).


Master's Regulations

Doctoral Regulations


Faculty of Business Administration

Faculty of Education

Faculty of Engineering

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Not all courses listed in the Calendar are offered every year. Supplementary information regarding course offerings and course instructors is available from the Office of the Registrar and posted in the online Course Timetable.

Courses not offered this academic year (fall/winter terms) are indicated by the words "NOT OFFERED THIS YEAR" below the course description. Nevertheless, students should refer to the Timetable as a final check