Master of Forestry MF

The University of Maine’s School of Forest Resources offers a program of graduate study leading to a Master of Forestry (MF) degree.  The MF program is a professional, non-thesis master’s program. The MF program prepares students for a rewarding career in forest management by enhancing the abilities of professional foresters with prior experience and by allowing a career change for non-foresters.

Master of Science in Forest Resources MS

The University of Maine’s School of Forest Resources offers a program of graduate study leading to a Master of Science in Forest Resources (MS) degree. Students earning a MS in Forest Resources are expected to complete a thesis on original research that can be submitted to a journal for publication.

Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Resources

The Ph.D. in Forest Resources is the highest academic degree offered requiring students with excellent academic records and experience.  Students are expected to design and complete a dissertation on original research that can be published in multiple journals.