Forest Technology

Forest Technology Curriculum

Forestry students trek through the woods during a fieldtripFirst Year, Fall Semester

COM 209     Expository Writing and Reading, 4 cr.
FORT 261    Dendrology, 3 cr.
FORT 263    Forest Ecology, 2 cr.
FORT 263A  Forest Ecology Lab, 1 cr.
FORT 265    Forest Orientation Seminar, 1 cr.
MTH 203     Algebra and Trigonometry, 3 cr.
TSAS 205    Computers in the Workplace, 2 cr.

First Year, Spring Semester

FORT 260   Forest Mapping, 2 cr.
FORT 266   Forest Surveying, 4 cr.
FORT 270   Applied Silviculture, 4 cr.
FORT 275   Forestry Field Practices, 1 cr.
FORT 280   Aerial Photo Interpretation, 2 cr.
SSCI 202    Social Issues, 4 cr.

Second Year, Fall Semester

COM 210    Public Speaking, 2 cr.
FORT 269   Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, 3 cr.
FORT 272   Mensuration, 4 cr.
FORT 281   GIS for Foresters, 2 cr.
FORT 297   Forestry Work Experience, 0 cr.
FORT 477   Logging, 4 cr.
Elective      Elective, 2-3 cr.

Second Year, Spring Semester

FORT 267   Leadership Supervision and Safety, 2 cr.
FORT 273   Management Operations and Analysis, 3 cr.
FORT 274   Industrial Forest Management Tour, 1 cr.
FORT 278   Forest Insects and Diseases, 2 cr.
FORT 476   Forest Products, 4 cr.
FORT 579   Forest Fire Control and Use, 2 cr.
Elective      Elective 2-4 cr.

Program information subject to change