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Clemson University

Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation

Clemson, SC

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Overview

Clemson University / Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation is located in Clemson, SC, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Forest resources
Master of Forest Resources (MFR) Forest resources
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Wildlife and fisheries biology
Master of Science (MS) Wildlife and fisheries biology
Master of Science (MS) Forest resources

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 16
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

50
Applied
31
Accepted
28
Enrolled
62%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st July 1st No
Spring deadline October 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$20,696
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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards June 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

95
Total Graduate Students
22%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
77%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.11%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.21%
Unknown 4.21%

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 0
Male (21)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Wildlife ecology and management, forest ecology and management, environmental and natural resources, wetlands conservation, ecotoxicology and risk mitigation
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
292,399

Location & Contact

Address 261 Lehotsky Hall
Box 340317
Clemson, SC  29634
United States
Contact Dr. Gregg Yarrow
Department Chair
Email: gyarrow@clemson.edu
Phone: 864-656-3302