UTP Stage II: Science

UTP Stage II: Science is equivalent to the first year of the University of Manitoba's Bachelor of Science degree program. You can specialize in biological, physical, mathematical or computing science, as well as other areas, when you progress* to the second year of your degree program.

* To progress to second year of the Bachelor of Science degree program, you must complete UTP Stage II with a GPA of 2.0, as well as satisfying relevant entry requirements, with a minimum 30 credit hours of advanced standing.

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UTP Stage II: Science

Courses offered at ICM

  • Algebra
  • Biology
  • Calculus
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Environment
  • Human Nutrition
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to University
  • Physics: Mechanics
  • Statistics

Second year of your University of Manitoba degree

Bachelor of Science

Areas of study:
  • Actuarial Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematics (Mathematics, Mathematics/Economics options)
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Science/Mathematics
  • Computer Science/Physics and Astronomy interdisciplinary option
  • Ecology
  • Genetics
  • Mathematics/Physics and Astronomy
  • Microbiology
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Statistics/Actuarial
  • Statistics/Economics
  • Statistics/Mathematics

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University of Manitoba Science program facts

  • A co-operative education program is available to students.
  • Faculty of Science offers over 50 distinct programs.
  • Many students are involved with undergraduate research programs, working side by side with researchers, using advanced scientific equipment in state-of-the-art labs.


Employment and career options

Career paths for science students are diverse. They include technical opportunities such as working in laboratories or doing research, or in the fields of administration, education, conservation and business.

Average salaries**

Geologist, Geochemist and Geophysicist:

Average starting salary: C$45,800
Average salary: C$80,100

** Source: Manitoba Career Planning Guide 2012.

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