Sep 28, 2023  
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Forestry, A.S.

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.

Students can follow the Program Maps listed below to complete this program:

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 of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Humanities, 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