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Circumpolar Studies

  • University of the Arctic Certificate of Completion
  • Contact the Academic Advisor for information on courses and delivery
  • Courses are offered on-line, in class and on exchange to another UArctic institution

Obtain a broad understanding of the lands, peoples and critical issues of the circumpolar world by drawing on the shared strengths and diverse experiences of northern people. Yukon College offers courses, facilitates exchanges with other University of the Arctic (UArctic) institutions and assists with your online studies.

You can apply Circumpolar Studies courses to Yukon College’s northern studies diplomas or various degrees at other Canadian and/or UArctic Institutions (admission requirements vary by institution.)

The UArctic is a cooperative network of universities, colleges, research institutes and other northern-focused organizations.