Forest Management (BS) (15FORMTBS)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
SMT 202 Anat. & Prop. of Renewable Materials¹ 3 CH 101 Chemistry – A Molecular Science 3
MA 114 Intro. Finite Math with Applications 3 CH 102 General Chemistry Lab 1
NR 100 Introduction to Natural Resources¹ 2 ENG 101 Academic Writing & Research¹ 4
PB 200 Plant Life 4 FOR 150 Critical Thinking and Data Analysis¹ 2
GEP Elective* 3 MA 121 Elements of Calculus 3
HES *** Health and Exercise 1
15 14

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 201/202 Chemistry – Quant. Science & Lab OR
PY 211 College Physics I
4 ARE 201 Intro. Agric. & Resource Economics OR
EC 205 Fundamentals of Economics
3
FOR 172 Forest Sys. Mapping & Mensuration I¹ 2 FOR 250 Prof. Development II: Communications¹ 1
FOR 339 Dendrology¹ 4 FOR 260 Forest Ecology¹ 4
Technical Elective 3 4 SSC 200 Soil Science with SSC 201 lab 4
ST 311 Introduction to Statistics 3
14 15

Summer Camp

Summer Session Credit
FOR 204 Silviculture¹ 2
FOR 261 Forest Communities¹ 2
FOR 264 Forest Wildlife¹ 1
FOR 265 Fire Management¹ 1
FOR 273 Forest Sys. Mapping & Mensuration II¹ 3
9

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
FOR 303 Silvics & Forest Tree Physiology¹ 3 ENG 331 or 332 or 333 Communication 3
FOR 319 Forest Economics¹ 3 FOR 304 Theory of Silviculture¹ 4
FOR 334 Operations Research Applications¹ 1 FOR 350 Prof. Development III: Ethics¹ 1
FOR 353 Air Photo Interp. & Photogrammetry¹ OR
GIS 410 Introduction to GIS
3 FOR 430 Forest Health and Protection 3
FOR 374 Forest Meas., Modeling & Inventory¹ 3 Advised Electives² 6
GEP Elective 2
15 17

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
FW 404 Forest Wildlife Management¹ 3 FOR 406 Forest Inventory Analysis & Planning¹ 4
FOR 405 Forest Management¹ 4 Technical Electives³ 5
NR 460 Renew. Nat. Res. Management & Policy¹ 3 GEP Electives* 6
GEP Elective* 3
HES *** Elective 1
14 15

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 128

Major/Program Footnotes

1. A minimum grade of C- is required.
2. Advised Electiv Select any 200-level or higher course not otherwise required from among the following possibilities: (1) courses with the prefix ACC, ARE, BAE, CH, CS, EC, ENT, ET, FOR, FW, HS, MA, NR, PB, PP, PY, ST, SSC, or SMT; (2) and FL* course not needed to fulfill the language co-requisite; or (3) courses taken in partial fulfillment of an academic minor.
3. Technical Electiv Select any 200-level or higher course not otherwise required from among the following prefixes: ET, FOR, FW, GIS or NR.

*General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co- requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found at https://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/.
A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours – one course with MA or ST prefix)
Choose from the University approved GEP Mathematical Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the
Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: MA 114, MA 121
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours; include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Choose from the University approved GEP Natural Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: CH 101/102, PB 200
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list.
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: (ARE 201 or EC 205) and NR 460
E. Physical Education/ Healthy Living (2 credit hours – at least one 100-level Fitness and Wellness Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health Exercise & Studies course list.
Additional Breadth (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
X Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts or ____ Mathematical Sciences/ Natural Sciences/ Engineering
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement:
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisite. The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement:
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisite. The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement:
K. Foreign Language proficiency Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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