School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science Michigan Technological University

School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
32%
68%
student ratio
71
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
42%
acceptance rate
5 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Forest Molecular Genetics And Biotechnology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Forest Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Forestry Master of Forestry (MF)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Master of Geographic Information Science (MGIS)
    • Forest Ecology And Management Master of Science (MS)
    • Applied Ecology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 0
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

42% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 64
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 42
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE , statement of purpose, official transcripts, and 3 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE , statement of purpose, official transcripts, and 3 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (recommended score 79 iBT) or IELTS

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$248.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, cooperative program

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students71
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students71
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Full-time Percentage70%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian83%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown13%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty81
    • Full-time Percentage40%
    • Part-time Percentage60%
    • Female Percentage30%
    • Male Percentage70%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchForest molecular genetics and biotechnology, forestry, forest ecology and management, applied ecology, biomaterials
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,732,302

Location & Contact

School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science

Michigan Technological University

1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
United States

Dr. Terry Sharik

Dean

Phone: 906-487-2352
Fax: 906-487-2915
Email: tlsharik@mtu.edu

Dr. Andrew Storer

Associate Dean

Phone: 906-487-3470
Fax: 906-487-2915
Email: storer@mtu.edu


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