Laurentian University

Laurentian University is a higher education institution based in Sudbury in Ontario, Canada that offers a variety of English and French bachelor's and master's degree programs across 7 academic faculties that are independently accredited by various awarding bodies.

  • Average Tuition CAD 18,483
  • Acceptance Rate 70%
  • Students 9,515
  • International Students 8%
  • Total Annual Cost CAD 36,000
  • Campus Setting Rural

School Description

Laurentian University was established in 1957 initially as the University of Sudbury before becoming Laurentian University in 1960, following the Provincial Act that gave corporate structure to the institution as Roman Catholic-represented bilingual federation. Today, it has evolved into one of the top primarily undergraduate universities in Canada operating in two campuses in Sudbury and Barrie.

Laurentian University is composed of 7 academic faculties through which it offers 67 bachelor's and 17 master's degree programs in concentrations related to arts, education, health, management, medicine, science, engineering, and architecture. Its Sudbury campus provides students with a metropolitan learning environment surrounded by lush greenery and has received up to $63 million worth of investments for student-focused spaces and facilities such as the new state-of-the-art laboratories for human kinetics, forensics, biology and chemistry.

  • 01A unique Canadian experience in Northern Ontario
  • 02#1 employment rate among all universities in Ontario
  • 03Professor to student ration of 1 : 18

Bachelor Programs

  • 935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6, Canada

    Anthropology

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biology, and the behavior of primates.

  • 935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6, Canada

    Architecture

    CAD 27,255 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to pursue a higher education or career in Architecture. The program offers courses that focus on the study of architectural design, history, and theory; building structures and environmental systems; project and site planning; construction; and professional responsibilities.

  • 935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6, Canada

    Biology

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant DNA technology.

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    Biomedical Science

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Biomedical Science. The program combines biology and medicine and offers courses that focus on the study of molecular biology, parasitology, and toxicology.

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    Business Administration

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

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    Chemical Engineering

    CAD 23,107 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Chemical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems employing chemical processes.

  • 935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6, Canada

    Chemistry

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

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    Classics

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Classics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of literature, history, philosophy, languages, and archaeology of the ancient Greek and Roman worlds.

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    Communication

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Communication. The program offers courses that focus on public relations, connectivity and culture, multimedia, digital analytics, communication law and ethics, creative writing, and media design.

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    Computer Science

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

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    Economics

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Economics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the systematic and efficient allocation of resources; economic theory; micro and macroeconomics; comparative economic systems; banking systems; international economics; quantitative analytical methods; and public policy.

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    Education

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

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    Engineering

    CAD 23,107 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

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    English Literature

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of English Composition. The program offers courses that focus on the principles of writing in effective sentences, paragraphs, and essays.

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    Environmental Studies

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Environmental Studies. The program offers courses that focus on renewable and non-renewable resources, ecosystems, pollution, and biodiversity.

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    Fine Arts

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program offers a wide range of courses that focus on the study of art history; art theory and criticism; performing arts; 2D art; 3D art; digital art; photography, and architectural modelmaking.

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    Forensic Science

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Forensic Science. The program offers courses that focus on evidence technology, forensic toxicology, forensic pathology, and forensic psychology.

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    French

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that develop students' French conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

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    Gender Studies

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Gender Studies. The program offers courses that focus on women's studies, men's studies, and LGBTQ studies.

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    Health Science

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

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    History

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in past societies and their interrelationship.

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    Jurisprudence

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the theoretical study of law.

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    Languages

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of language development, and the relationship between languages and language groups from a humanistic and/or scientific perspective.

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    Liberal Studies

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Liberal Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

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    Mathematics

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • 935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6, Canada

    Mechanical Engineering

    CAD 23,107 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing; the end-product systems used for manufacturing equipment; and hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement.

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    Mining Engineering

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Mining Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of mineral extraction, processing and refining systems, including open pit and shaft mines, prospecting and site analysis equipment and instruments, environmental and safety systems, mine equipment and facilities, mineral processing and refining methods and systems, and logistics and communications systems.

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    Music

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music. The program offers courses that focus on the study of medieval, renaissance, classical, romantic, jazz, pop, and rock music.

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    Neuroscience

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Applied Cognition and Neuroscience. The program offers courses that focus on cognition, artificial intelligence, human-computer interactions and neurological diagnosis and monitoring.

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    Nursing

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

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    Philosophy

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Philosophy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of Eastern and Western philosophy, aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, and contemporary philosophy.

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    Physical Education

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program equips students with the knowledge of exercise and physical activities that promote physical fitness. The program combines coursework that includes professional education and physical education, offering courses that focus on the study of kinesiology; exercise psychology; and motor skills development.

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    Physics

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

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    Plant Science

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Plant Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of experimental plant biology, genomics, proteomics, biochemistry, and plant cell biology.

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    Political Science

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Political Science. The program offers courses that focus on understanding political ideas, ideologies, institutions, policies, processes, and behavior. As well as groups, classes, government, diplomacy, law, strategy, and war.

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    Psychology

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

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    Social Work

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Social Work. The program offers courses that enable students to work with individuals, groups, and communities. The program requires students to participate in social work agencies, children's homes, and other institutions.

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    Sociology

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Sociology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of family; religion; media; global development; and methods of research.

  • 935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6, Canada

    Sports

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Sports. The program offers courses that focus on sport specific skill development; sport specific strength training; cardiovascular conditioning; agility work; speed training; and flexibility exercises.

  • 935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6, Canada

    Sports Management

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Sports Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of athletic management; adult fitness; and recreation leadership.

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    Zoology

    CAD 19,407 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of general biology; organismal biology; ecology; genetics; animal behavior; and zoo and aquarium science.

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 88
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50

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    Established in 1960

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    Laurentian University was ranked among the top 10 in the overall rankings for primarily undergraduate universities in Maclean's annual survey.

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          • Testimony
            1982-1986, Sports Administration

            Small school. Big benefit.YYOn top of attending classes in an ideal setting, the overall size of the University left me much better off at the end of my 4 years there. Getting to know most (if not all) of the other students in your program, and being able to know your profs on a first name basis, made attending Laurentian not only better, but more enjoyable as well.

          • Testimony
            1995-1997, Business Administration and Management

            Laurentian is attentive to student needsYYI wanted to complete an MBA but could not attend campus to do so. Laurentian went out of its way to offer an MBA via teleconference. This program later evolved into an asynchronous online format that provided even more flexibility for students. Laurentian puts into action the types of educational services that the news talks about.

          • Testimony
            1981-1983, Finance Accounting

            It isn't what's invested in you - it's what you invest in youYYIn the more than three decades since I graduated with my Commerce degree, and the two decades since my Master's, I can't remember anyone in the workplace asking me where I went to school. I can tell you that my education was at least the equal of my peers who studied elsewhere; intellect, drive and determination was why I've stood out. But the very real, practical and enriched studies that I received at Laurentian not only provided me with a solid foundation to build upon, but gave me a unquenchable thirst for lifelong learning. We all make choices and though I had many - I chose Laurentian. I'm glad I did.