The Career Studies Certificate in Urban Forestry trains individuals to work in a distinct segment of the Forestry industry. Urban Forestry courses prepare students to care for and manage trees in urban forests. MGCC instructors strive to promote the benefits of well-maintained trees- esthetic, economic, and environmental. This program can be a stand-alone certification or in conjunction with the Forestry Management Technology degree program.
The Career Studies Certificate in Urban Forestry trains individuals to work in a distinct segment of the Forestry industry. Learn the skills necessary for jobs that deal with the growth, management, care and conservation of vegetation in the public and private urban settings.
Tools, Equipment, and Supplies
Students may be required to purchase special items for selected courses, such as:
Rain gear for outdoor labs and field trips
Compass (Recommended brands: SILVA Ranger Compass or SUUNTO Navigator MC-2)
Logger’s Tape (Recommended brand: Spencer Combination_
*It is recommended that students wait until the course(s) begin and/or get instructions from the instructor before making any purchase.
For additional information regarding this degree please contact Student Services, 540-863-2820 or Scott Reigel, Program Head at firstname.lastname@example.org