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Medical Office SpecialistNatural Resources Technology
Limited Entry, One-Year Certificate

Catalog Year 2015-2016*

*Information regarding the requirements for this Restricted Entry program is available by accessing the Admission Requirements page.

MHCC Faculty Advisers:
Joan DeYoung: 503-491-7322
Room AC 2569
Joan.DeYoung@mhcc.edu

Jason Pinkerton: 503-491-6941
Room AC 2593
Jason.Pinkerton@mhcc.edu

A certificate in Natural Resources Technology would be suitable for people currently working for industry or public agencies in the areas of forest management and conservation, or for anyone interested in entering this field. Students may find this option a beginning point for the associate degree program.

Application packets are available on our website at mhcc.edu/LRadmissions. Once you have read the application packet, if you have questions about the admission process, please call 503-491-7256.

First Quarter (Fall)
Course Number
Course Title
Credits
F111 Introduction to Natural Resources
3
F141 Tree and Shrub Identification
3
NR160 Wildland Fire
3
HPE285OL Wilderness Survival2,3
3
MTH060 Beginning Algebra I4
4
16
Second Quarter (Winter)
Course Number
Course Title
Credits
FT122 Forest Measurements I
5
FW251 Principles of Wildlife Conservation
3
NR180 Career Development in Natural Resources1
1
MTH065 Beginning Algebra II (or higher)6
4
WR121 English Composition
4
17
Third Quarter (Spring)
Course Number
Course Title
Credits
FT221 Aerial Photo Interpretation and GPS
4
NR140 Introduction to Forest Soils
3
NR144 Forest Insects and Diseases3 or FW253 Field Ornithology3
3-4
NR230 Forest Botany
3
Human Relations requirement4
3
16-17
Total Credits 49-50

1 Students placing in MTH065 (or higher) do not need to complete MTH060, but instead should take MTH065 (or higher) first quarter.
2 A College Placement Test (CPT) score does not fulfill this requirement. Students must successfully complete the required mathematics course (or higher.)
3 Students who are considering continuing their studies in the Natural Resource Technology: Forestry program should select NR144. Students who plan to continue in the Natural Resource Technology: Wildlife program should select FW253.
4 See Associate of Applied Science degree, page 22 of the printed catalog, for a list of courses.

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