The School of Forest Resources offers a Master of Forestry (MF) degree in Forestry.  The MF program is a professional, non-thesis master’s program.

The MF program prepares students for a rewarding environmental career in forest management by enhancing the abilities of professional foresters with prior experience and by allowing a career change for non-foresters.

Students may choose from a wide range of specialties, including:

  • Forestry ecology & management
  • Tree biology and physiology
  • Nature-based recreation & tourism
  • Natural resources economics & policy
  • Forest operations science & engineering
  • Forest-based bioproducts and wood science & technology

Degrees offered: MF

Program Format: On Campus

Application deadline: Rolling

Test Required: None

Contact: Candice Goyette

Contact Email:

Program Website: Forestry

Accelerated Program Information for UMaine Undergraduates

Major Pathways: Forest Operations Bioproducts and Bioenergy Majors, Forestry Majors, Parks Recreations and Tourism Majors

Accelerated Program Deadline:

Once a student has earned 60 credits (typically during junior year)