Program Information

School: Grande Prairie Regional College
Faculty: Faculty of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; University Transfer
Field of Study: Forestry, General
Description: Students may choose a specialization in Forestry. The Forestry specialization develops graduates who appreciate the need to manage forested areas with due concern for all resources and who have the capability and knowledge to manage forested areas as integrated ecological entities. This specialization focuses primarily on forest management, the protection, manipulation, and use of the forest recourse while ensuring the sustainability and other social and cultural needs are met. The program of studies prepares students for careers as Registered Professional Foresters working in Government or industrial organizations or as consultants.

GPRC can offer you a year of study designed to make you eligible to apply to year two of Bachelor of Science in Forestry program in the Faculty of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Alberta.

URL: Forestry at Grande Prairie Regional College
Course Based: Yes
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Health, dental, books and supplies will cost extra.

Careers: Forestry Professionals

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 60

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Pure Mathematics 

English 30-1 Mathematics 30-1 One from Group A, B, or C Two from Group C