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Forestry Schools in Illinois

There is one school in the state of Illinois offering forestry programs. In 2010, 48 forestry students graduated from programs at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. 34 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 14 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 50 students graduate from forestry programs in this state per year. This accounts for 5% of students who schools in the United States graduate from forestry programs. Of those, 34 students graduated with a bachelor's level forestry degree and 14 with a master's level degree.

This university is a public school.

Average tuition for forestry programs at SIUC is $10,468. Private tuition is $24,856, while on average, public tuitions at forestry schools in the United States are $5,470.

This public university offers bachelors degrees and masters degrees for students pursing forestry.

Forestry Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, 50 students graduate from forestry programs in this state per year. This accounts for 5% of students who schools in the United States graduate from forestry programs. Of those, 34 students graduated with a bachelor's level forestry degree and 14 with a master's level degree.

Forestry Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 40
  • Bachelor 2007: 42
  • Bachelor 2008: 44
  • Bachelor 2009: 36
  • Bachelor 2010: 34
  • Master 2006: 7
  • Master 2007: 6
  • Master 2008: 9
  • Master 2009: 5
  • Master 2010: 14

Forestry Program Availability in Illinois

This university offers a total of two programs in forestry. Of these programs, around 50% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Forestry Program Availability in Illinois

  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 1

Foresters — Salary by Percentile

Foresters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48780
  • 25th Percentile: 53960
  • Median: 66780
  • 75th Percentile: 83380
  • 90th Percentile: 90470

Forest and Conservation Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Forest and Conservation Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20330
  • 25th Percentile: 27980
  • Median: 37240
  • 75th Percentile: 46760
  • 90th Percentile: 53080

Forest and Conservation Workers — Salary by Percentile

Forest and Conservation Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18680
  • 25th Percentile: 20580
  • Median: 23970
  • 75th Percentile: 36080
  • 90th Percentile: 52080

Foresters — Employment Trend

Foresters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52080
  • Median Salary 2007: 53220
  • Median Salary 2008: 54780
  • Median Salary 2009: 59100
  • Median Salary 2010: 66780
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Forest and Conservation Technicians — Employment Trend

Forest and Conservation Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35130
  • Median Salary 2007: 37790
  • Median Salary 2008: 35620
  • Median Salary 2009: 36570
  • Median Salary 2010: 37240
  • Total Employed 2006: 330
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 210
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Forest and Conservation Workers — Employment Trend

Forest and Conservation Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40570
  • Median Salary 2007: 46450
  • Median Salary 2008: 47370
  • Median Salary 2009: 35960
  • Median Salary 2010: 23970
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Illinois vs National Forestry Employment

Illinois vs National Forestry Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 1.352% (660)

Forestry Schools in Illinois

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1. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901-4512
(618) 453-2121

Southern Illinois University Carbondale offers two programs in forestry. Of those, SIUC offers one bachelor's level forestry degree to students and one master's level forestry degree. SIU, which is very close to Carbondale, Illinois, is in a rural setting. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. SIUC ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Illinois.