2017-18 Academic Catalog

College of Forest Resources

Dean/Director: Dr. George M. Hopper
Associate Dean: Dr. Ian A. Munn

107 Thompson Hall
Telephone: 662-325-2953
Fax: 662-325-8762
Mailing Address: Box 9680, Mississippi State, MS 39762-9680
Website: http://www.cfr.msstate.edu
E-mail: george.hopper@msstate.edu
E-mail: iam1@msstate.edu

Degree Programs

Department Degree and Major Concentration Thesis Non-Thesis Starkville Meridian Distance
Forestry Master of Science - Forestry X X X X
Forestry Doctor of Philosophy - Forest Resources Forestry X
Sustainable Bioproducts Master of Science - Sustainable Bioproducts X X X
Sustainable Bioproducts Doctor of Philosophy - Forest Resources Sustainable Bioproducts X
Wildlife, Fisheries & Aquaculture Master of Science - Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture X X
Wildlife, Fisheries & Aquaculture Doctor of Philosophy - Forest Resources Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture X

The College of Forest Resources (CFR) is the only college of its kind in the state providing learning and research opportunities in forestry, sustainable bioproducts, wildlife, fisheries, aquaculture, and water resources. The college has over 4,000 alumni who make an impact daily on conserving the planet and providing for a sustainable environment.  The college has earned a national and international reputation as a center for science and education programs in forestry; wildlife, fisheries and aquaculture; and sustainable bioproducts.  A Master of Science degree in forestry offered through distance learning allows students from across the globe an opportunity to advance their knowledge.