Program: Forestry Certificate of Achievement

Program Description: The Certificate of Achievement in Forestry helps prepare recipients for immediate employment in entry-level positions in the field of forestry. The courses that make up the Forestry Certificate are also applicable to the Forestry AS degree, which has additional General Education requirements. PROGRAM STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES Upon satisfactory completion of this award, the student should be prepared to: • Use acquired knowledge of forestry to make informed decisions about their personal lives, career choices, and the communities in which they live. • Use multiple thinking strategies to identify and examine real world examples of concepts explored in coursework and their implications for forestry. • Acquire, articulate, create and convey knowledge and understanding on the subject of forestry using a variety of methods of communication • Attain, use, and develop knowledge and understanding in the subject of forestry.
Program Duration: 3 Semesters/Terms
Program Cost: $7,248.00
Tuition and Fees: $2,972.00
Books Cost: $4,276.00
Tools Cost: $0.00
Other Cost: $0.00
Pell Grant: No
Prerequisites:
Has graduated from an accredited high school; includes students who have received high school certificates of completion (or equivalent). • Has passed the California High School Proficiency or the GED test. • Is a non-high school graduate, 18 years of age or older, who is no longer attending high school and is able to benefit from instruction.
Program Occupations: 19103100 - Conservation Scientists
19103102 - Range Managers
19103103 - Park Naturalists
19103200 - Foresters
25104300 - Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary
45401100 - Forest and Conservation Workers
19103100 - Conservation Scientists
19103102 - Range Managers
19103103 - Park Naturalists
19103200 - Foresters
25104300 - Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary
45401100 - Forest and Conservation Workers
Disabled Student Access: No
Other Language: No
Program Provider: Columbia College
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Program Locations

Location Name Address County
Columbia College 11600 Columbia College Dr., Sonora CA 95370 Tuolumne County
Columbia College 11600 Columbia College Dr., Sonora CA 95370 Tuolumne County

Program Contacts

Name Location Name Email Phone
Steve Amador Columbia College
Contact
(209) 588-5142

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