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Welcome! See how the Urban Forestry Program at Virginia Tech is leading the way toward sustainable community forests in Virginia and beyond!
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Considering a Career in Urban Forestry?
Here at Virginia Tech, we have a nationally-recognized academic program in urban forestry with both undergraduate and graduate degree options. We offer an interdisciplinary, experiential-learning curriculum developed and delivered by faculty members who are experts in urban forestry. Read more about our academic program here.
Urban forestry is a rapidly growing profession with a diversity of career paths leading to rewarding, well-paying jobs. Alumni of our academic program have gone on to careers in industry, public service, non-profits, and academia. Read more about urban forestry career paths here.
The Urban Forestry Program is in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation in the College of Natural Resources and the Environment.