Graduate Degree - Forestry - Doctor of Philosophy

Forestry - Doctor of Philosophy
Program Code:
0379 Forestry
Program Level:
Award Type:
Doctor of Philosophy
Start Term:
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Department of Forestry
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Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
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College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Department of Forestry

Graduate Study
Forestry - Doctor of Philosophy

The Doctor of Philosophy degree program with a major in forestry is open to nonforesters as well as foresters. Forestry specialties are studied in depth.

Qualified students with undergraduate degrees in forestry can usually complete the requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in forestry in six semesters. The student must meet the requirements of the university and of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. The student must also complete additional requirements for the program as specified by the student's academic advisor.

Program requirements are highly variable, depending on the student's background of study and experience. In all cases, the student must complete an acceptable dissertation incorporating the results of original research.