Urban Forestry Technician
- Award: Associate in Applied Science
- Credits: 60
- Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
- WIA Certified
About this Program
This program of study will lead to a degree in the multi-faceted area of Arboriculture. The tree care industry has expanded over the years to include areas of conservation, landscape maintenance and management issues as well. Extensive employment opportunities are available nationwide. Students will study a variety of required subjects and elective courses allowing them to customize their program.
- Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park 55445
Labor Market Information
- Median wage: $29.43/hour-Well above the median
- Employment outlook: Average
- Median wage: $32.37/hour-Well above the median
- Employment outlook: Below statewide average
College Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers
- Median wage: $85,265/year-Well above the median
- Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.