Graduate Programs

A Forest Resources M.S. or Ph.D. degree typically addresses one or more of the following areas in forestry: forest resource management, forest biology, environmental concerns, and wood products.

The Soil Science graduate program provides opportunities for candidates interested in soil and related water resources to become a professional leader and an independent scholar.

The Wildlife and Fisheries Science graduate program at Penn State includes both an M.S. and Ph.D. Possible topics areas include: habitat evaluation, ecology and management of game and nongame wildlife, animal damage control, urban wildlife, wildlife responses to altered ecosystems, conservation biology, fish systematics, fisheries management, ichthyology, fish behavior and ecology, freshwater ecology, aquaculture, landscape ecology, terrestrial and wetland ecosystems.