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Natural Resources Management, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (ARWU) New York City, NY, United States
The Natural Resources Management (NRM) program at the SUNY - College of Environmental Science and Forestry is structured to introduce students to a wide range of renewable natural resources (soils, water, vegetation, wildlife, recreation), while maintaining substantial flexibility for student-centered learning in understanding and managing natural systems. 
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Overview

It is based on a vision that combines professional competency in management skills with a strong foundation in the social and biophysical sciences.

The educational program in Natural Resources Management at the SUNY - College of Environmental Science and Forestry, leading to the professional bachelor of science degree in forest management, is accredited by the Society of American Foresters (SAF). SAF is recognized by the Council on Higher Education as the specialized accrediting body for forestry in the United States.

Students interested in NRM typically are drawn to natural settings and environments, enjoy nature, and want to develop the professional knowledge and skills needed to conserve, steward and manage natural resources and the environment.

Educational Objectives

  • Identify the major species, both flora and fauna, in a given area.
  • Describe relationships among flora and fauna including the biological and physical requirements.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Natural Resources Measurements and Sampling
  • Forest Biometrics
  • Silviculture
  • Introduction to Soils
  • Natural Resources Policy
  • Integrated Resources Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Evidence of proficiency in the English language that meet one of the following standards established by the faculty of SUNY-ESF
  • Transcripts and international academic credentials
  • Submission of the SUNY International Student Applicant Forms. No fee is required for processing these forms.
  • Copy of the passport should be submitted with application materials.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19050 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19050 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7270 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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