Environmental Conservation

Today's forestry professionals strive to balance commodity production with environmental conservation. This is designed for students interested in focusing on complex environmental issues in the realm of natural resources management. While being educated as foresters, students concentrate on contemporary environmental concerns within three emphasis areas: social, land, and science.

Scholarship Information

College of Forest Resource Scholarship applications are accepted from January to April 1 of each year. Freshmen should complete the Mississippi State University Scholarship Resume online through their Admission application on the MSU web page. For more information, contact the CFR Office of Academic Affairs at 662.325.2624.

Students must submit a CFR Scholarship Application prior to April 1 to be considered for a departmental scholarship. Renewal of scholarships are based on Fall grade reports each year. Renewal of a scholarship is competitive. Applications are available from the CFR Office of Student Services, Box 9680, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762.

For more information on CFR scholarships, contact us at the CFR Office of Student Services, Box 9680, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762 or send an e-mail to rsingleton@cfr.msstate.edu.


Download the 2014-2015 curriculum information.

Graduate Programs
Recreation Planner
Research Forester
Resource Analyst
Terrestrial Ecologist
Terrestrial Restoration Ecologist
Urban Forest Specialist
Vegetation Manager
Extension Specialist
Youth Camp Coordinator
Environmental Auditor
Environmental Coordinator
Forest Ecologist
Forest Land Manager
Landowner Assistance Forester
Natural Resource Manager
Aquatic Restoration Ecologist
Community Assistance Forester
Conservation Biologist
Consulting Forester
District Forester
District Ranger