The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Silviculture for the Practicing Forester provides forestry professionals with advanced contemporary knowledge for making sound, science-based management decisions within an adaptive management context. This online certificate will prepare students with the tools, methods, theories, and tactics to identify, compare, and apply advanced ecological and silvicultural concepts to diverse forest ecosystems, as well as develop, implement, and evaluate silvicultural solutions to help forests and communities adapt to a changing climate. The program is comprised of a set of six core courses (12 credits total).

Effective Fall 2021

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

F 571Applied Forest Ecology2
F 572Advanced Silviculture Practices3
F 574Climate Adaptive Forest Management1
F 575Monitoring for Advanced Silviculture2
F 576Advanced Silviculture Capstone3
Select one course from the following:1-2
Advanced Silviculture Seminar
Natural Resources Stewardship Seminar
Program Total Credits:12-13

 *This certificate may have courses in common with other graduate certificates. A student may earn more than one certificate, but a given course may be counted only in one certificate.