Bakersfield has a total population of 247,057 and a student population of 29,236. Of these students, 18,402 are enrolled in schools that offer forestry programs.
Of the 1 forestry schools in Bakersfield, the largest forestry school, by student population, is Bakersfield College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Bakersfield College with credentials in forestry.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a forestry degree in Bakersfield. In 2009 tuition at forestry schools in Bakersfield was $662 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for forestry related books and supplies every year.
Many forestry graduates choose to work as foresters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bakersfield, your job prospects are good. The number of foresters in Bakersfield is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for foresters.