Master of Science in Forestry
Mississippi State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Forestry program prepares students to live and work on the land in an effective and resourceful manner by combining career and education.  Students should have degrees that focus on biological/natural sciences or business/economics/policy or have experience working in forestry-related fields in order to pursue this degree.  The curriculum highlights forest management, natural resource policy and law, and forest economics.


  • Undergraduate degree in biological/natural sciences or business/economics/policy
  • A 3.0 GPA
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges