Last updated: August 29, 2007 @ 09:59AM

The University
Located in the centre of Canada's beautiful Niagara Peninsula in Ontario, one hour from Toronto, Brock University offers strong undergraduate, graduate and interdisciplinary programs that include co-op and other experiential learning opportunities to a student population of over 17,000. Brock serves the Niagara region as a cultural, academic and recreational center and offers the community excellent facilities for people of all ages. The university is situated on the Niagara Escarpment, overlooking the city of St. Catharines. The Brock campus is a safe and friendly environment a spectacular setting in which to live and learn. The park-like setting of the University with its wide-open spaces, offers a number of outdoor activities at any time of the year. Brock University was named for Major-General Sir Isaac Brock, who lost his life at Queenston Heights in the war of 1812. His last words are said to be, "Surgite! Push on!" which has become the University's motto.

Mission Statement
Brock University flourishes through the scholarly, creative and professional achievements of its students, faculty and staff. Offering a range of undergraduate and graduate programs, Brock fosters teaching and research of the highest quality. As a diverse and inclusive community, we contribute positively to Canada and beyond through our imagination, innovation and commitment.

Faculty Structure

Academic Faculties

Faculty of Applied Health Sciences
Dean: John T. Corlett, BSc Brock, MSc, PhD, Simon Fraser
Associate Dean: Michael L. Plyley, BSc, PhD Western Ontario
Graduate Programs: MA, MSc, Applied Health Sciences

Faculty of Business
Dean: Martin I. Kusy, BComm Sir George Williams, MBA Windsor, PhD British Columbia
Associate Dean: Donald A. Cyr, BSc Concordia, MBA Saskatchewan, MA, PhD Alberta
Graduate Programs: MBA, MAcc, MBE, MSc Management

Faculty of Education
Dean: James Heap, BA California, MA, Phd British Columbia
Graduate Programs: MEd
PhD in Educational Studies (Joint Program)

Faculty of Humanities
Dean: Rosemary Drage Hale, BA Kent State, MA Eastern Michigan, MTS, PhD Harvard
Associate Dean, : JohSainsbury, BA, MA Cambridge, PhD McGill
Graduate Programs: MA, Applied Lingustics (TESL), Classics, English, History, Philosophy, Popular Culture, Studies in Comparative Literature and Arts

Faculty of Mathematics & Science
Dean: Ian D. Brindle, BSc Manchester, MSc Brock, FRSC (UK)
Graduate Programs: MSc, Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics, Physics
PhD in Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemistry

Faculty of Social Sciences
Dean: David T. Siegel, BSc Louisville, MA Carleton, PhD Toronto
Graduate Programs: MA, Applied Disability Studies, Child & Youth Studies, Geography, Political Science, Popular Culture, Psychology, Social Justice & Equity Studies, MADS, MBE, PhD in Psychology

Graduate Programs
The following graduate programs are currently offered at Brock University:

Doctoral Programs:
PhD in Biological Sciences
PhD in Biotechnology
PhD in Chemistry
PhD in Educational Studies
PhD in Psychology

Master's Programs:

Master of Accountancy (MAcc)

Master of Applied Disability Studies (MADS)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Master of Arts (MA)
Applied Disability Studies
Applied Health Sciences
Applied Linguistics (Teaching English as a Subsequent Language)
Child and Youth StudiesClassics
Political Science
Popular Culture
Social Justice and Equity Studies
Studies in Comparative Literature and Arts

Master of Business Economics (MBE)

Master of Education (MEd)

Master of Science (MSc)
Applied Health Sciences
Biological Sciences
Computer Science
Earth Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics

Diploma in Applied Disability Studies

Degrees offered through Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary (an affiliated theological college of the University)
Master of Divinity (MDiv)
Master of Theological Studies (MTS)