Please note that no new students will be accepted into this program.

Admission Requirements

  • A four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study
  • Language Proficiency Requirements: Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants and for applicants whose first language is not English.
  • a cumulative weighted average of at least a 65% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)

For more information on language proficiency requirements, see the College of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Academic Policies for more information.

Degree Requirements

  • GPS 960.0
  • GPS 961.0, if research involves human subjects
  • GPS 962.0, if research involves animal subjects
  • TOX 990.0
  • a minimum of 30 credit units chosen in consultation with the graduate chair or advisor

Core Courses (18 credit units required)

  • ACB 821.3
  • APMC 825.3
  • BIOE 850.3
  • BIOL 880.3
  • GEOL 851.3
  • KIN 808.3
  • MCIM 820.3
  • PHAR 848.3
  • PHAR 854.3
  • PLSC 813.3
  • TOX 810.3
  • TOX 820.3
  • TOX 821.3
  • TOX 840.3
  • TOX 842.3
  • TOX 843.3
  • TOX 844.3
  • TOX 850.3
  • TOX 860.3
  • VBMS 833.3
  • VBMS 840.3
  • VTPA 841.3