Natural Resource Management, Forestry track, BS

120 hrs. + 3 hrs. PE = 123

 

First Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

ENGL 1101 - Composition I 

3

ENGL 1102 - Composition II 

3

MATH 1112 - Trigonometry 

3

BIOL 1107 BIOL 1107L  Principles of Biology I & Lab

4

FRSC 2200 Soils in Forest Resources 

3

HIST 2112 - United States History II 

3

FRSC 1180 - Quantitative Methods in Forest Resources 

3

FRSC 3070 Dendrology 

3

POLS 1101 - American Government 

3

COMM 1110 - Public Speaking 

3

TOTAL

15

TOTAL

16

 

Milestones: Math, Biology, English and all FRSC courses require “C” or better.

 

Second Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

FRSC 3140 - Forest Measurements & Mapping 

3

FRSC 3265 - Silviculture 

4

FRSC 2250 - Forest Entomology and Pathology 

3

FRSC 2243 - Geographic Information Systems 

4

PHED 1100 - Health & Wellness 

2

FRSC 3255 - Forest Mensuration 

5

MATH 1401 - Elementary Statistics 

3

 

 

BIOL 1108 BIOL 1108L Principles of Biology II & Lab

4

 

 

AGRI 2209 - Agricultural Seminar (For. Res.)

1

 

 

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

13

 

Milestones:  FRSC 3265FRSC 2243, and FRSC 3255 must be completed by the end of the second year for students to be eligible for the Summer Session courses and stay on track for graduation.

 

Summer Semester (Summer Session)

Hrs

FRSC 2240 - Forest Safety 

1

FRSC 2280 - Forest Harvesting 

2

FRSC 2275 - Forest Industries 

2

FRSC 2285 - Forestry Seminar 

1

FRSC 3290 - Timber Management 

5

TOTAL

11

 

Milestones: Summer Session courses are typically taken between the sophomore and junior years.

 

Third Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

FRSC 3150 - Wildlife Management Principles 

3

FRSC Elective 

3

FRSC 3130 - Endangered Species Management 

2

FRSC 4250 - Forest Finance 

3

FRSC 3520 - Forest Hydrology & Wetlands Management 

4

FRSC 3300 - Fire Ecology & Management 

4

Area E Elective 

3

Area C Fine Arts 

3

PHED11xx - Activity PE excludes PHED 1100 Health & Wellness 

1

 

 

TOTAL

13

TOTAL

13

 

Milestones: Internships are typically taken between the junior and senior years.

 

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

FRSC 4265 - Advanced Silviculture 

3

FRSC 4630 - Senior Project 

4

FRSC 4910 - Natural Resources Policy & Law 

3

Area E Elective 

3

FRSC 4370 - Natural Resources Recreation 

2

FRSC Elective

 

3

FRSC Elective

 

3

FRSC 4125 - Fiber Procurement 

2

Area C Literature 

3

 

 

TOTAL

14

TOTAL

12