Craig Houghton

Craig Houghton
Program Coordinator & Assistant Teaching Professor, Associate Forest Technology Program
Adviser, Woodsmen Team
Office Phone
Office Location
Sci-Tech, 221
Penn State Mont Alto | 1 Campus Drive | Mont Alto, PA 17237

Craig T. Houghton


M.F., Forestry with minor in Wildlife, North Carolina State University, 1989
B.S., Forest Management, University of New Hampshire, 1986
A.A.S., Forest Technology, Thompson School of Applied Science, University of New Hampshire, 1984

Courses Taught

  • FORT 105 - Forest Measurements
  • FORT 110 - Forest Inventories
  • FORT 170 - Forest Harvesting and Operations
  • FORT 175 - Forest Products Industry Tour
  • FORT 200 - Wood Identification and Properties
  • FORT 210 - Arboriculture
  • FORT 240 - Forest Soils and Hydrology
  • FORT 295 - Forest Technology Internship
  • WILDL 207 – Outdoor Recreation

Faculty Scholarly Activities

  1. Certified Forester, Society of American Foresters
  2. Board Certified Master Arborist, International Society of American Foresters
  3. I attend international, national, and regional professional conferences to maintain certification, to learn about current research and topics, and occasionally give presentations. I keep my students informed and up-to-date on the newest information in forestry, natural resources, wildlife, recreation, and tree care.

Other, Forestry, North Carolina State University

BS, Forestry, University of New Hampshire

AA, Forest Technology, University of New Hampshire