Thompson Rivers University
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Bachelor of Natural Resource Science


Gain a broad and in-depth understanding of natural resources, including not only biology, ecology and scientific method, but sector-specific resource management for forestry, fisheries, range and recreation. The BNRS program provides hands-on learning in the field and opportunities for undergraduate research and study abroad.


Students are prepared for careers in a wide range of natural resource sector jobs and for further academic study in graduate school.

Admission Requirements

Selective admission

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent) or Mature Student Status
  • English 12/English 12 First Peoples 73% (B)
  • Pre-calculus 12 (or equivalent) 67% (C+)
  • Biology 11 (or equivalent) 67% (C+)
  • Chemistry 11 (or equivalent) 67% (C+)
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.00 overall high school/post-secondary courses
  • Note: students with Biology 12, Chemistry 12 and Physics 12 will be given preference

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Phone: 250-828-5036

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Phone: 250-828-5252