Forestry

Learn about the stewardship of forest lands and resources

Learn how to be an effective steward of forests and their resources, from water to wildlife to wood products. In the Forestry degree program, you’ll learn about forest ecology, silviculture, and timber operations, and how to collaborate on important natural resource challenges. The forestry program provides you with a solid background in the biological, physical, social, and management sciences related to forests and their management. Our graduates work as district foresters, forest ecologists, fire supervisors, forest planners, timber managers, and more! 

The forestry degree meets civil service requirements for Forestry Series 460 and is certified by Society of American Foresters.

Students in Forestry 130 learning forestry field skills