Renewable Materials: Management & Marketing

Associate of Science Degree

Articulated with Oregon State University

Renewable Materials: Management and Marketing OptionProgram Mission

The Marketing and Management option provides students with the skills to manage organizations or devise new marketing strategies to compete in the global wood products industry. Students study business principles and how to apply them to growing wood products industry. They may initially go into sales for a wood products company, or other business-related positions. Their knowledge of the science and structure of wood will give them a leg up in the job market.

Program Description

The Management & Marketing option provides the skills to manage organizations to be competitive in the global renewable materials marketplace or develop innovative and effective marketing programs for green products.

Program Outcomes

This UCC program aligns with the programs offered through the OSU College of Forestry Program. UCC students that complete the Renewable Materials: Marketing and Management AS degree in Forestry will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to:

  1. Demonstrate ability to find, compile, analyze and communicate technical information
  2. Demonstrate basic knowledge of wood and similar renewable materials that make them challenging to utilize as industrial and building materials
  3. Recognize the diverse complexity of the Renewable Materials industry, and the challenges it faces with balancing business and environmental goals
  4. Develop an understanding of innovative and effective marketing programs for green products

Oregon State University

OSU Degree Partnership Program

UCC works closely with Oregon State University (OSU). Students reap cost savings and benefit from access to UCC and OSU scholarships and services. Learn more.

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Transfer Guide

Oregon State University

The Renewable Materials curriculum at UCC is intended to meet the requirements for the first two years of course work necessary for application to the Renewable Materials professional program at Oregon State University, College of Forestry. 

Career Considerations

Marketing and Management professionals work as business leaders in the forest products sector.

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why-uccThe freshman and sophomore years at most universities are designated pre-engineering, with the junior and senior years designated professional engineering. Many of the transfer courses during the first two years of study are math, science and elective courses. At UCC, you can take the required core courses in smaller classroom settings and at lower cost than at four-year institutions. The Associate of Science (AS) degree is awarded once all required courses, electives and general education requirements are successfully completed.


Prospective students should contact an Enrollment Advisor to get started and then see a program advisor (below) to develop a more focused educational plan.

Jarred Saralecos - Contact
Associate Professor, Renewable Materials
Phone: 541-440-7825
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