Forestry Technology FT13

The Forest Technology program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for employment in the field of forestry. The program provides learning opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The technical knowledge and skills in this program focus on forest biology, forest products, forest protection, forest management, forest measurements, and surveying and mapping. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to retrain or upgrade present knowledge and skills. Graduates of the program receive a Forest Technology Degree which qualifies them as forest technicians.

Entrance Requirements

  • Submit a completed application;
  • High School diploma or equivalent required: Yes
  • Age Requirement: 16
  • Submit official high school/high school equivalent transcripts, if applicable;
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
  • Satisfy Placement Testing requirements.

Area I - Language Arts/Communications — 3 Hours

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Title
Credits
Minimum Area I - Language Arts/Communications Credit Hours:
3

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences — 3 Hours

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Title
Credits
Minimum Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences Credit Hours:
3

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts — 3 Hours

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Credits
Minimum Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts Credit Hours:
3

Specific General Education Core Elective — 3 Hours

* Choose an additional course from the complete Area I, II, III, or IV listings:

General Education Courses

Minimum Specific General Education Core Elective Credit Hours:
3

Forest Internship/Management Course — 3 Hours

* Choose one of the following:

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Credits
Minimum Forest Internship/Management Course Credit Hours:
3
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation:
62

Overview

Program

Type

Associate of Applied Science, AAS

Location(s)

Waycross