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Forestry, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

At this Forestry courses from Michigan Technological University, you will study soil science, biometrics, hydrology, and silviculture. Identify the 37 native tree species of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Learn the 152 trees and plants covered in FW2010 Vegetation of North America. As a member of our scholarly community you'll build strong working relationships with professors and peers in classrooms, labs, and out in the field for work and play. You'll find many opportunities, through social and intellectual interaction, to dive into subjects that matter most to you.

Career

The graduates work for the US Forest Service, US Department of Agriculture, state forestry divisions, and the forest industry, including forestry and environmental consulting firms. They also receive job offers from public school districts, higher education institutions, nature conservancies, wildlife federations, sovereign Native American nations, and research stations. You can also pursue an advanced academic degree—many of our graduates do.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    There are no application deadlines, but is recommended to apply by April 1

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Field Techniques
  • Wood Anatomy
  • Biometrics & Data Analysis
  • Soil Science
  • Vegetation Modeling
  • Vegetation of North America

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Official SAT and/or ACT Test Scores: 
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Supplemental Information (Optional)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33426 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33426 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15346 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Houghton

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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