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Urban Forestry Technician

at Hennepin Technical College

Program Details

  • 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.

Program Locations

  • Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park 55445

Labor Market Information

  • Foresters

  • Median wage: $28.46/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • College Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers

  • Median wage: $88,981/year
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Conservation Scientists

  • Median wage: $31.51/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Hennepin Technical College
Hennepin Technical College
9000 Brooklyn Blvd. Brooklyn Park, MN 55445 Local: (952) 995-1300 Email:

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