学生 come to the 游骑兵学校 to pursue an associate degree in 环境 and Natural Resources Conservation, 森林技术, or Land Surveying Technology. While here, they engage in hands-on learning in the 2,800-acre forest that is part of BB电子’s campus in the Adirondacks. They work side by side with faculty on projects such as studying a forest that is recovering from a devastating storm or monitoring the development of tree stands planted several generations ago.
“Our commitment to hands-on training is one of the best in the country. 关心 the health and welfare of our forests — and to understand and make good decisions about how we utilize our resources — we need people who can navigate through the woods and who can identify, measure and monitor everything from trees to water to wildlife.”Full 教师目录
游骑兵学校 offers Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees in three programs, typically earned with two years of study.
环境 & Natural Resources Conservation
Introducing students to a broad range of natural resource disciplines, providing a
pathway to either further study or a technical career in the environmental and natural
This is the longest-running program of its kind in the country! 我们提供独一无二的 combination of knowledge 和技能 in forestry and timber production through a combination of classroom lectures, demonstration, and hands-on fieldwork.了解更多
Land Surveying Technology
Obtain a sound technical background and immediate employment opportunities through
intensive classroom and field focus on fundamental land surveying principles, techniques,
游骑兵学校 curricula demand hard work and high-quality academic achievement. Program completion requires concentrated and consistent study. Classes are scheduled 8 a.m. 到5点.m. Monday through Friday with classroom and laboratory time equally 划分. Successful completion of homework and projects requires many hours of evening and weekend study, in addition to daily classes and laboratory/field exercises. 几个 field trips are made during the year, and students often attend a multi-day professional 会议.
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关于 the 游骑兵学校
Located in the heart of the six million–acre Adirondack Park, the 2,800-acre campus supports the field-based education that is a hallmark of 游骑兵学校 experience. The main campus building houses state-of-the-art facilities, including classrooms, a conference room, and a dining facility. Additional facilities include a library, dry lab, computer lab, student residence rooms, and entertainment and recreation areas.
Since established in 1912, 游骑兵学校 has trained over 4,000 students and earned a national reputation for excellence. The program is administered by and is an integral 部分 Department of Sustainable Resources Management. This unique model of a single professional faculty offering all levels of study from technical through postdoctoral emphasizes the teamwork approach to forest resource science and management espoused by the faculty.
257 游骑兵学校 Road, Wanakena, NY
From Syracuse (about 3 hours)
Take Route 81 to Route 342 (Ft. Drum) to Route 3 East (Natural Bridge, Harrisville, 明星湖). Follow Route 3 for 6 miles beyond Star 湖 and take County Road 61 (right 转). Proceed about 1 mile, bear left at “Gateway to Wilderness” sign, proceed about .2 miles, take first left turn (游骑兵学校 Road), and go all the way to the end.
From Albany (about 4 hours)
Take Route 87 North to Exit 23 (Warrensburg). Take Route 28 N to Indian 湖 to Blue 山湖. In Blue 山湖, take Route 30 to Long 湖 and on to Tupper 湖. In Tupper 湖, take Route 3 West to Cranberry 湖. Proceed 8 miles beyond Cranberry 湖 on Route 3 to County Road 61 (left 转). Proceed about 1 mile, bear left at “Gateway to Wilderness” sign, proceed about .2 miles, take first left turn (游骑兵学校 Road), and go all the way to the end.