Undergraduate Minor - Minor in Forestry Field Applications

Program:
Minor in Forestry Field Applications
Program Code:
5428 Forestry Field Applications
Program Level:
Undergraduate
Award Type:
Minor Undergraduate
Start Term:
FS16
Department:
Department of Forestry
Relevant Excerpt(s) from Academic Programs:


Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

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

Undergraduate Programs
Minor in Forestry Field Applications

The Minor in Forestry Field Applications is designed to serve students who desire additional training in field biology as it relates to the management of forested ecosystems.  The minor is available to students who are enrolled in bachelor's degree programs at Michigan State University, other than the Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry.

With the approval of the department and college that administer the student's degree program, courses that are used to satisfy the requirements for the minor may also be used to satisfy the requirements for the bachelor's degree.

Students who are interested in enrolling should contact an undergraduate advisor in the Department of Forestry.

Requirements for the Minor in Forestry Field Applications

Complete all of the following courses (16 credits):
FOR 204 Forest Vegetation 3
FOR 222 Forestry Field Methods 2
FOR 404 Forest Ecology 3
FOR 404L Forest Ecology Laboratory 1
FOR 406 Applied Forest Ecology: Silviculture 3
FOR 406L Applied Forest Ecology: Silviculture Laboratory 1
FOR 420 Forestry Field Studies 3


 
Degree Requirements from Degree Navigator.

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Forestry Field Applications, MNUN (5428)

Required Credits: 16    Program Version: FS16

Requirement 1: Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forest Vegetation
Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forest Vegetation: 1 course from FOR204

Requirement 2: Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forestry Field Methods
Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forestry Field Methods: 1 course from FOR222

Requirement 3: Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forest Ecology and Laboratory
Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forest Ecology and Laboratory: 2 courses from FOR404, FOR404L

Requirement 4: Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Applied Forest Ecology: Silviculture and Laboratory
Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Applied Forest Ecology: Silviculture and Laboratory: 2 courses from FOR406, FOR406L

Requirement 5: Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forestry Field Studies
Minor - Forestry Field Applications - Forestry Field Studies: 1 course from FOR420

Requirement 6
16 credits required to complete this degreeThe specified coursework in this program may not equal this total. The difference must be made up of open options which must be acceptable within the limits of this program. In cases of doubt, please consult an academic advisor.