Forest managers plan, direct, and host programs and initiatives related to managing forested lands.
The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In August 2020, the median yearly salary for an engineer was $57,890, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Forester Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- American Society for Horticultural Science
- National Association of State Foresters
- Society of American Foresters
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Find out what a career in forest management looks like from private estate forest manager John Everitt.