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Most Popular Schools for General Forestry Major & Degree Program

A program that generally prepares individuals to manage and develop forest areas for economic, recreational, and ecological purposes. Includes instruction in forest-related sciences, mapping, statistics, harvesting and production technology, natural resources management and economics, wildlife sciences, administration, and public relations.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 134 2% $26,165
2 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point 61 3% $16,716
3 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale 57 1% $25,409
4 University of Florida 55 0% $19,103
5 Mississippi State University 36 1% $21,670
6 The University of Montana 32 1% $19,106
7 Humboldt State University 31 2% $22,556
8 Michigan Technological University 31 2% $26,375
9 Yale University 25 1% $61,620
10 University of Missouri-Columbia 25 0% $22,943
11 Michigan State University 22 0% $24,648
12 Citrus College 21 1% $2,839
13 California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo 21 1% $24,285
14 The University of Tennessee-Knoxville 17 0% $27,450
15 University of Georgia 16 0% $22,064
16 Reedley College 14 1% $11,986
17 University of Vermont 14 0% $28,886
18 University of New Hampshire-Main Campus 14 0% $30,300
19 Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College 14 3% $13,775
20 University of Maine 13 1% $23,712
21 Louisiana Tech University 11 1% $18,927
22 Bakersfield College 10 1% $3,034
23 Purdue University-Main Campus 10 0% $23,242
24 Stephen F Austin State University 10 0% $22,948
25 North Carolina State University at Raleigh 8 0% $22,184
26 Eastern Oklahoma State College 8 3% $12,882
27 Northern Arizona University 7 0% $22,746
28 Grays Harbor College 7 1% $4,965
29 Texas A & M University-College Station 7 0% $21,051
30 West Virginia University 6 0% $18,375
31 University of Massachusetts-Amherst 5 0% $26,282
32 Holmes Community College 5 0% $10,258
33 Joliet Junior College 4 0% $4,680
34 New Mexico Highlands University 4 0% $16,592
35 University of Arkansas at Monticello 4 0% $16,427
36 Utah State University 3 0% $17,720
37 Potomac State College of West Virginia University 3 2% $15,120
38 Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College 3 0% $23,227
39 University of Nevada-Reno 3 0% $22,600
40 University of Wisconsin-Madison 3 0% $23,931
41 Oregon State University 3 0% $23,559
42 Centralia College 2 0% $17,081
43 Columbia College 2 1% $2,860
44 Eastern Arizona College 2 0% $12,345
45 Feather River Community College District 2 1% $15,383
46 University of California-Berkeley 2 0% $33,319
47 Western Nebraska Community College 1 0% $12,815
48 Iowa State University 1 0% $18,920
49 Northwest Mississippi Community College 1 0% $7,332
50 Horry-Georgetown Technical College 1 0% $5,148
51 Shasta College 1 0% $11,383
52 Northeast Mississippi Community College 1 0% $10,187
53 Modesto Junior College 1 0% $2,860
54 North Idaho College 1 0% $14,142
55 Unity College 1 1% $35,864

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Forestry, General program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.