Learn more about the forestry profession.

What is Forestry?

Forestry is the science, art, and practice of sustainably managing forested resources for the benefit of humans. Read more.

   

Learn more about reasons to major in forestry.

Reasons to major in Forestry

The reasons for choosing this major are probably as varied as the students who choose it, but some reasons that we keep hearing repeatedly are...  Read more.

   

Learn more about the Forestry major at UK

The Forestry major at UK

We are looking for students who share our passion for forests, wildlife, and other natural resources, and who wish to learn how to manage them for future generations. Learn more.

   

Learn more about what can you do with a Forestry major.

What can you do with a Forestry major?

The Forestry major offers a diverse career path in an outdoor office. Foresters are qualified to ... Read more.

   

Why Forestry and not another related major?

Why Forestry?

To answer this question, you have to ask yourself: “What natural resources am I most interested in?” and “What do I want to be able to do when I graduate?” Read more.






How can we help? Photo of Laura Lhotka

If you have questions about the UK Forestry program or would like to schedule a visit, let us know.

Contact Laura Lhotka, Forestry Academic Coordinator 859-257-8718, laura.lhotka@uky.edu