Dec 01, 2020  
SFCC Catalog 2020-2021 
    
SFCC Catalog 2020-2021

Pre-Forestry, A.S.


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CIP: 03.0104
School of Sciences, Health, Engineering and Math, 505-428-1757

This program allows students to develop a degree plan to prepare for transfer to a Bachelor of Science program in forestry, conservation management, or natural resources management. Students must work closely with their transfer institutions and their SFCC advisors to ensure the best transition to four-year schools.

Program Learning Outcomes


Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Formulate hypotheses used in scientific inquiry.
  • Solve scientific problems experimentally, conceptually and quantitatively.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of concepts and information in the life sciences.
  • Interpret and explain processes in living organisms from the molecular to the ecological scale.
  • Apply evolutionary theory to biological problems.

General Education Requirements: (38 Credits)


Social/Behavioral Sciences (3-6 Credits)


Creative and Fine Arts (3-6 Credits)


Humanities (3-6 Credits)


The combined total os Social and Behavioral Sciences, Humanitites, and Creative and Fine Arts areas should equal 12 credit hours.

Health and Wellness (1 Credit)


Related Requirements (6 Credits)


Students may select courses from biology, geology, anthropology, or other approved disciplines in consultation with their departmental advisor. Students must work closely with their departmental advisor to select courses appropriate for their transfer institution. 

Total 60 Credits


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