Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Forest Sciences

Overview

The Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship consists of foresters, range scientists, hydrologists, and social scientists that study natural environmental processes and how they interact with human systems.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Forest Sciences

Areas of Study

  • Fire ecology and management
  • Forest biometry
  • Forest ecology
  • Forest economics
  • Forest ecosystem management
  • Forest hydrology and water quality
  • Forest restoration
  • Natural resource policy
  • Quantitative analysis of natural resources
  • Silviculture
  • Spatial landscape analysis
  • Wood products

Next Steps

Requirements

Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship has rolling admissions and applications are evaluated as they are completed. For best consideration, complete your application by:

  • Fall – February 1st
  • Spring – October 1st