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Earn your doctorate in forestry

If you’re interested in pursuing a career in forestry research or academia, SFA's doctorate in forestry program is an excellent option. In fact, SFA has the only doctoral program in forestry in the state of Texas.

This research-intensive degree emphasizes critical thinking, independent study and original research in a chosen field of natural resource management. As a student in this program, you will work closely with a major professor who will help you develop a customized degree plan that aligns with your research interests and career goals.

Considering a doctorate in forestry? Learn more about admission requirements and background coursework.


Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture

Forestry Building
Room 103

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 6109, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962


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