Trent University-Canada

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About Us

Building on a tradition of academic excellence spanning nearly four decades, Trent Oshawa offers a dynamic and rigorous education experience grounded in the social sciences and humanities  and unparalleled in the Durham Region and eastern GTA.

The Thornton Road Campus, which opened in 2010, is the next evolution for Trent Oshawa. As a hub of learning and innovation, the dedicated campus allows students to continue to experience the Trent difference closer to home.

Providing students with a warm, friendly and welcoming environment, Trent Oshawa boasts vibrant community connections that provide unique leadership and learning opportunities for all students, faculty and staff. Through involvement in research, course development, community-based projects, volunteer activities and events, Trent enables and encourages contributions to a better world.

Programs Offered
Undergraduate Degree Programs & Specializations Available in Peterborough

Ancient History and Classics
– Ancient Greek & Roman Studies
– Greek & Latin Language & Literature
– Field School – Belize
– Field School – Ontario
Arts & Science
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
– Biology
– Chemistry
– Specialization in Conservation Biology
– Specialization in Health Sciences
Business Administration
– Postgraduate certificate in Human Resource Management
– Specialization in Economics and Finance
– Specialization in Entrepreneurship
– Specialization in Ethics and Sustainability
– Specialization in Human Resource Management
– Specialization in Information Systems and E-Commerce
– Specialization in Niigaaniiwin: The Art of Leading
– Specialization in Marketing and Consumer Culture
Canadian Studies
Chemical Physics
– Chemistry
– Physics
Computing and Information Systems
– Specialization in Computer Science
– Specialization in High Performance Computing
– Specialization in Software Engineering
Computing Systems and Physics
– Computer Science / Studies
– Physics
Cultural Studies
– Specialization in Image, Sound & Performance
– Specialization in Writing & Narrative
– Specialization in Film, Video &  Media
– Specialization in Social Thought
Ecological Restoration
– Teacher Education Stream
– Emphasis in Teacher Education
– Consecutive Bachelor of Education Program
– Queen’s-Trent Concurrent Teacher Education Program
English Literature
Environmental & Resource Science / Studies
Environmental Chemistry
– Environmental Resource Science / Studies
– Chemistry
Forensic Science
French Studies
– Specialization in Quebec Studies
Gender & Women’s Studies
– Geographical Information Systems
Hispanic Studies
Indigenous Diploma Programs
Indigenous Environmental Studies
– Indigenous Studies (formerly Native Studies)
– Environmental and Resource Science / Studies
Indigenous Studies (formerly Native Studies)
– Specialization in Niigaaniiwin – The Art of Leading
International Development Studies
International Political Economy
– Specialization in Mathematical Finance
– Specialization in Statistics
Mathematical Computer Science
Mathematical Economics
Mathematical Physics
Media Studies
Modern Languages and Literatures
Native Studies (now Indigenous Studies)
Political Studies
Queen’s-Trent Concurrent Teacher Education Program
School of Education and Professional Learning
Social Work
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems
Water & Aquatic Science
Women’s Studies (now called Gender & Women’s Studies)

Undergraduate Degree Programs
Available in Oshawa

Business Administration
Education – Teacher Education Stream
English Literature
Social Work

Professional Programs of Study

Business Administration
Environmental Science / Studies
Forensic Science
Queen’s-Trent Concurrent Teacher Education Program
School of Education and Professional Learning

Emphasis Programs

Applied Ethics
Food & Agriculture
Geographical Information Systems
Global Power and Politics
Global Studies
Law & Policy
Medieval, Antique & Renaissance Studies
Northern & Polar Studies
Socioculture & Linguistic Anthropology
Special Concentration in Museum Studies
Teacher Education
Theatre Studies

Diploma Programs

Canadian Studies
Foundations of Indigenous Learning
Indigenous Environmental Studies
Indigenous Management and Economic Development

Other Programs

Trent International Program: International Students, Study Abroad
Trent Centre for Community-Based Education
Kawartha World Issues Centre
Special Programs and Opportunities including Trent-Fleming Joint Programs
Degree Completion Options for Students at Ontario Community Colleges
Trent-Fleming Trail Studies Unit

Graduate Programs Offered at Trent

Anthropology M.A.
Applied Modelling and Quantitative Methods (formerly Applications of Modelling in the Natural &
Social Sciences ) M.A. / M.Sc.
Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies M.A.
Canadian Studies Ph.D.
Cultural Studies Ph.D.
English M.A.
Environmental and Life Sciences (formerly known as Watershed Ecosystems) Ph.D. / M.Sc.
History M.A.
Indigenous Studies Ph.D.
Materials Science M.Sc.
Psychology M.A. / M.Sc.
Sustainability M.A.
Theory, Culture and Politics M.A.
Trent- Queen’s (various disciplines) Ph.D. / M.A. / M.Sc.


55 Thornton Road
Room 101
Oshawa, ON
L1J 5Y1

Phone: 905-435-5100
Fax: 905-435-5101
Regular Oshawa Office Spring/Summer Hours

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Head, Trent University Oshawa

Joe Muldoon
905-435-5102 x5028