Now is a Great Time to Enroll in an Online Forestry School

By visiting the unique online school page for the accredited online forestry school displayed below, you'll be able to obtain comprehensive info to help you make an informed decision about where to enroll. Penn Foster Career School will train students to become forest technicians, foresters, urban foresters, area foresters, etc. and give them an outstanding chance at finding employment, directly comparable to an on-campus school. At present, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 31,440 people employed as forest and conservation technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,370. Forestry and conservation science teachers make on average $72,290 per year and there are about 2,380 of them employed today.

Forestry Common Job Tasks
  • studying different tree species classification life history light and soil requirements adaptation to new environmental conditions and resistance to disease and insects
  • supervising activities of other forestry workers
  • negotiating terms and conditions of agreements and contracts for forest harvesting forest management and leasing of forest lands
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Penn Foster Career School

The mission of Penn Foster Career School is to empower adult learners to advance or change their careers, learn a new skill or gain personal satisfaction. The school strives to fulfill this mission by providing breadth and depth of courseware, applicable technology and a wide array of flexible services aimed at the needs of the adult learner. Programs not only teach current marketplace skills, but also present liberal arts offerings and develop critical thinking, writing and mathematical abilities. The mission is supported by an admissions policy that allows students with appropriate prior education to enroll in programs without regard to race, religion, gender, age, color, national origin or physical disability. Penn Foster Career School assesses fulfillment of its mission and achievement of institutional effectiveness through ongoing studies of student academic success, measurement of student satisfaction and evaluation of the career outcomes of graduates.

Forestry Programs at Penn Foster Career School

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Top 20 US Forestry Schools (campus and online)

Yale University
Total Programs 132
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 2nd
University of California-Berkeley
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 6th
Duke University
Total Programs 77
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 15th
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Total Programs 215
Number of Subjects 164
Rank in USA 23rd
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Total Programs 243
Number of Subjects 168
Rank in USA 26th
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Total Programs 279
Number of Subjects 183
Rank in USA 31st
Texas A & M University
Total Programs 167
Number of Subjects 135
Rank in USA 36th
University of Georgia
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 156
Rank in USA 38th
University of California-Davis
Total Programs 160
Number of Subjects 114
Rank in USA 41st
Michigan State University
Total Programs 220
Number of Subjects 164
Rank in USA 45th
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Total Programs 120
Number of Subjects 107
Rank in USA 61st
North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Total Programs 175
Number of Subjects 137
Rank in USA 70th
Purdue University-Main Campus
Total Programs 122
Number of Subjects 104
Rank in USA 81st
Clemson University
Total Programs 132
Number of Subjects 106
Rank in USA 86th
University of Vermont
Total Programs 141
Number of Subjects 127
Rank in USA 113th
Auburn University Main Campus
Total Programs 131
Number of Subjects 128
Rank in USA 115th
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Total Programs 139
Number of Subjects 125
Rank in USA 121st
Sewanee: The University of the South
Total Programs 54
Number of Subjects 45
Rank in USA 124th
University of Kentucky
Total Programs 167
Number of Subjects 139
Rank in USA 152nd
Michigan Technological University
Total Programs 104
Number of Subjects 97
Rank in USA 158th