Forestry / Wildlife Ecology and Conservation
If you want to determine what happens to our public lands and natural resources, a career in Forestry/Wildlife Ecology and Conservation may be for you. The Associate in Arts Degree program will provide you with a comprehensive general education and prepare you for university transfer.
Once You Complete the Program
Obtain an entry-level position in the workforce, or transfer your credits to a four-year Baccalaureate program at a university. A four-year degree can lead to careers in forest biology and ecology, forest management, forest products, research, teaching, industry and environmental projects.
Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Forestry/Wildlife Ecology and ConservationTo view and print an Academic Plan/Guided Pathway, double-click on the program title.
For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.
Forestry/Wildlife Ecology and Conservation A.A.
Complete your first two years of college at IRSC, and you’re guaranteed the right to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s Degree program at a Florida public university—or continue in a Bachelor’s Degree program at IRSC.