Urban Forestry, provides the experience and skills necessary to manage urban trees and forests and enhance urban sustainability.
Urban Forestry, provides the experience and skills necessary to manage urban trees and forests and enhance urban sustainability. This program stresses tree biology, forest ecology and forest assessment and management tools and prepares students for careers with municipalities or government agencies as well as private industry such as power companies and the tree-care industry.
Why Study Urban Forestry?
Areas of Interest
The required coursework is multi-disciplinary and highly diverse to expose students to the wide range of skills and technology used by today's urban foresters. Courses build a basic foundation in biology as well as applied courses in business management. Students learn about all aspects of urban forestry and synthesize their knowledge in a capstone urban forest management project.
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Dr. Steven Cohan
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