Purdue University

College of Agriculture

Forestry and Natural Resources


Yue-Kong Pao Hall of Visual & Performing Arts

Krannert Center, Suite 104; 425 W. State Street

West Lafayette, IN 47907

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Welcome to our Web page for the Graduate Program in the Department of Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University. Our department offers graduate study leading to the degrees of Master of Science, Master of Science in Forestry, and Doctor of Philosophy in fisheries and aquatic sciences, natural resource social science, forest measurement and assessment/GIS, forest biology, genetics, wildlife science, and wood products and wood products manufacturing. Graduate programs in the department are supported by courses and personnel throughout the university. Stipend support for graduate studies in the department comes from a variety of sources, including: competitive departmental or university assistantships and fellowships, graduate training grants, NSF or other externally funded fellowship programs, and research grants. We encourage you to explore our Graduate webpage for further information on Graduate Admission Guidelines for our Department, Filing Electronic Applications for Graduate Study, Graduate Funding Opportunities, Faculty Research Programs, Departmental Standards and Policies, and a variety of other useful links to information about our department and Purdue. For further specific information please contact our graduate secretary, Kelly Garrett, at kgarrett@purdue.edu or by phone at (765) 494-3572.


Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 336 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 9478 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 27646 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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