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Forest Management & Ecology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #703 (BCR) , NV,
The Bachelor of Science in Forest Management and Ecology prepares students to manage our forest resources from a science-based perspective. Students incorporate the related disciplines of plant and wildlife ecology, hydrology and policy to solve current issues involved in the sustainable management of our natural resources.

About

Students in the Forest Management and Ecology major are interested in the ecology and management of forest resources. The curriculum provides a solid, multidisciplinary foundation for science-based decision making in natural resource management. Coursework addresses critical issues in vegetation ecology and management, sustainability and restoration of forest resources, watershed integrity, wildlife habitat, forage and wood production, and conservation of natural ecosystems. Graduating seniors are prepared for graduate study or may enter employment with state and federal agencies, private firms, and non-profit organizations that own and manage forests.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • General Chemistry I
  • General Chemistry Laboratory I
  • General Chemistry II
  • General Chemistry Laboratory II
  • Principles of Microeconomics

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Total Units: 120
  • Cumulative GPA: 2.0
  • University GPA: 2.0
  • Major GPA: 2.0
  • Residency Requirement: 30 Upper-Division Units at UNR
  • Major Residency Requirement: 15 Upper-Division Units in the major at UNR
  • Upper-Division Requirement:40 Upper-Division Units
  • Half Program Units/4 Year Institution: 60 Units

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Reno

  • 860 - 1230 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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