This option will prepare students for careers in natural resources and conservation. It is offered on the Corvallis campus and is designed for transfer students from the Forest Technology program at Central Oregon Community College. The option may be modified to provide appropriate transfer of courses from other community colleges with forest technology academic programs.
No more than 20 credits from one department; no more than 20 lower-division credits.
Central Oregon Community College/Forest Resource Technology (20 credits)
FOR 202. Forest Entomology/Pathology (3)
FOR 205. Silviculture and Harvesting Processes (5)
FOR 230A. Map, Compass and GPS (3)
FOR 230B. Forest Surveying (3)
FOR 240B. Wildlife Ecology (3)
FOR 260. Conservation of Natural Resources (3)
OSU/Natural Resources (Choose 20 credits)
CSS/SOIL 466. Soil Morphology and Classification (4) CSS taught at EOU campus only.
FE 370. Harvesting Operations (4)
FES 433. Planning Agroforestry Projects (2)
FES 439. ^Human Dimensions of Fisheries and Wildlife Management (3) Ecampus only.
or FW 439. ^Human Dimensions of Fisheries and Wildlife Management (3)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FES/NR/RNG 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FOR 441. Silviculture Principles (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FOR/FE 456. *International Forestry (3)
FW 341. Fish and Wildlife Law Enforcement (2)
RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
or FOR 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4) Ecampus only.
* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)
COCC course catalog online: http://www.cocc.edu/admissions/catalog/