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University of Maine

School of Forest Resources

Orono, ME

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Overview

University of Maine / School of Forest Resources is located in Orono, ME.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Forestry (MF)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 15

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

23
Applied
20
Accepted
10
Enrolled
87%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

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

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

38
Total Graduate Students
18%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
81%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.26%
Black or African American 2.63%
White or Caucasian 52%
American Indian or Alaska Native 5.26%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (63%)
Female (36%)

Faculty

77
Total faculty
Full-time - 29
Part-time - 48
Male (53)
Female (24)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Forest ecosystem science, human dimensions of natural resources, forest economics and policy, parks, recreation and tourism, bioproducts engineering
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,900,000

Location & Contact

Address Orono, ME  04469
United States
Contact Dr. Stephen Shaler
Director
Phone: 207-581-4737