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Forestry

West Virginia University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
24840 USD/year
24840 USD/year
8820 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Forestry program from West Virginia University is dedicated to developing the next generation of forest mangers in the Appalachian hardwood region. 

Overview

This Forestry program from West Virginia University offers two advanced degree programs including a Master of Science in Forest Resources Management and a Ph.D. in forest resources.

Career

Job titles and employers of recent graduates include:

  • Consultant
  • Data analyst, Forest2Market
  • Inventory specialist, Landmark Forestry
  • State land management forester in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio, Washington, Virginia
  • Natural resource extension specialist in Maryland and West Virginia
  • Environmental engineer, Pennsylvania

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Vegetation of West Virginia
  • Forest Soils: Ecology and Management
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Economics, Environment and Education in West Virginia

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • 3 Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4410 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Forestry
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