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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Forest Science Minor

University Park, College of Agricultural Sciences (FORSC)

The Forest Science minor is offered for students who wish to achieve a basic competency in forestry without qualifying as professional foresters. This minor is particularly compatible with the Wildlife and Fisheries Science and Wood Products majors.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18-19 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES: (13 credits)
FOR 203(3), FOR 308(3), FOR 366(4), and FOR 421(3) (Sem: 3-4)

ADDITIONAL COURSES: (5-6 credits)
Select 0-3 credits from FOR 320(2), FOR 350(3), or FOR 439(2) (Sem: 3-4)
Select 3-5 credits from FOR 401(3), FOR 409(2), FOR 410(3), FOR 416(3), FOR 418(3), FOR 430(3), FOR 440(3), FOR 455(3), FOR 466W(3), FOR 470(3), FOR 471(3), FOR 475(3), FOR 480(3), FOR 488Y(3), W P 203(1) (Sem: 5-8)
Other FOR courses may be used in lieu of these additional courses by petitioning the Forest Science faculty --at least 3 credits must be taken at the 400-level

 

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 2010

Blue Sheet Item #: 38-05-000

Review Date: 02/23/2010

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