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Forestry

The University of Vermont

48 months
Duration
41280 USD/year
41280 USD/year
16392 USD/year
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About

The Forestry degree at The University of Vermont prepares students with the knowledge, experience, and critical thinking skills they need to help solve the complex problems facing forest ecosystems, sustainable forest management, and conservation in the 21st century.

Overview

The Forestry degree at The University of Vermont provides an excellent preparation for a variety of professional forestry positions and related careers, and the Forestry faculty provide substantial assistance in creating such job placements.

Students completing the Forestry major from UVM should be ready to enter the forestry workforce, be able to analyze and understand forest management problems, and have mastered critical thinking about forestry issues across multiple scales and from multiple perspectives.

The Rubenstein School has evolved its Forestry Program to meet the needs of a changing planet, which include managing forests for resilience, adaptation, climate mitigation, and a full range of ecosystem services. The program attracts students who want a career working outdoors, excel at math and science, learn by doing, and can embrace both the fundamentals of traditional forestry and emerging perspectives in the field.

CAREERS

  • Foresters
  • Natural resource professionals/managers
  • Private consulting foresters
  • Managers of industrial forestlands
  • State agency of natural resources/conservation foresters
  • Utilities foresters

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dendrology
  • Natural Resource Ecology and Assessment
  • Forest Ecosystem Analysis (Forestry Field Camp)
  • Multi-Resource Silviculture
  • Forest Ecosystem Health
  • Sustainable Management of Forest Ecosystems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official secondary school transcript sent directly to Admissions by your high school
  • Official translation of transcripts if not already in English
  • First quarter grades or mid-year grades if available
  • One letter of recommendation is required
  • $55 (U.S.) nonrefundable application fee.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    41280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41280 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    41280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41280 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    16392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16392 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Burlington

1269 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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