Dual-Degree Forestry


If you are interested in applied professions relating to the environment, William Jewell offers a 3-2 program with Duke University leading to a master of forestry degree or a master of environmental management degree. Applicants for this liberal arts-environment program should so indicate at the time of enrollment in college.

Get a Jump on Two Degrees

Jewell is a member of the Cooperative College program at the Nicholas School for the Environment at Duke University. This program allows qualified Jewell students to attend 3 years at Jewell and two years at Duke and emerge with a B.A. degree from Jewell and a professional master's degree in either environmental management or forestry from Duke.

Basic Prerequisites

  • Natural or social science courses related to the student's area of interest
  • College level course in Calculus
  • College level course in Statistics
  • Undergraduate experience and training in professional writing

Additional requirements must be completed to apply for the latter half of the Duke 3+2 program.