Each year, an average of 26 students graduate from forestry schools in Massachusetts. Massachusetts has 1 forestry schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying forestry. Tuition at Massachusetts's forestry schools is approximately $11,917 per year for a degree in forestry.
The largest forestry school in Massachusetts, by student population is University of Massachusetts Amherst. It is located in Amherst. Approximately 26 students graduated with a forestry degree from University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2009, which was 100% of the total state forestry graduates for that year. Tuition at University of Massachusetts Amherst, was $11,917 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with an education in forestry pursue a career as a forester. The job outlook for foresters in Massachusetts is not very good. There are currently an estimated 2,770 foresters working in Massachusetts. This number is projected to decrease to 2,730 by the year 2018. This indicates a -1% change in the number of foresters in Massachusetts.
As a forester in Massachusetts you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $46,227 per year to more than $89,932 per year. In Massachusetts, foresters make an average of $63,605 per year.