Undergraduate Degree Programs

Forest Business Management

Bachelor of Science in Forest Business Management

Prepare yourself for a career in the business of forestry. This program is offered jointly by the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences and the Alberta School of Business.

During this four-year degree program, students will have the opportunity to:

  • Become a Registered Professional Forester (RPF) after graduation.
  • Prepare for a management career in the forest industry.
  • Take courses from within our faculty and within the Alberta School of Business.
  • Participate in a three-week field school where you will learn first-hand about forestry operations and develop your technical skills through hands-on learning.
  • Apply classroom knowledge to real-world challenges in forest and land management.
  • Develop the abilities required of foresters and business professionals.
  • Students are encouraged to participate in the School of Business Co-op Program.

Please note that this is not a direct-entry program. All applicants are required to complete some post-secondary pre-professional learning. Please review the admission requirements for more information.


Careers in Forest Business Management

| Forester | Forest policy analyst | Forest economist | Forestry management professional | 

Check out UAlberta's Forest Science & Management Career Guide for more options