Red Deer College

Forest Business Management

Program Information

School:Red Deer College
Faculty:University Transfer
Degree:Bachelor; University Transfer
Field of Study:Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
Description:This program develops graduates with the abilities required of foresters and of business professionals. Graduates should appreciate the need to manage forested areas with due concern for all resources and be capable of managing forested areas as integrated ecological entities. Graduates should also fully understand and appreciate the business management skills needed to manage organizations effectively and efficiently within the forest industry.

The Forest Business Management degree is intended to prepare students for careers as professional foresters and is for individuals planning careers focusing on forest practices, but who also demand specialized knowledge in business management practices. The Forest Business Management program prepares students for careers as Registered Professional Foresters. Graduates may immediately apply to the Alberta Registered Professional Foresters Association to complete the registration process.
URL:Forest Business Management at Red Deer College
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60 to 100

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Pure Mathematics 

Admission requirements for specific programs will often refer to Alberta Grade 12 course groups. Visit the Admissions page for detailed group descriptions. Minimum average of 60% with no mark below 50% in: Biology 30; Chemistry 30; ELA 30-1; Mathematics 30 (Pure); and one subject from Group A, B, C, or D or qualify as a Mature Student.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 21, 2014