Associate in Applied Science
This program allows students to understand and explore the many facets of work encompassed by the carpentry profession. Beginning with safety and an understanding of materials and tools, the students learn the development of plans from site and layout work through the construction of footings, foundations, floors, walls, roofs, ceilings, and finish work. The complex world of construction operations and scheduling is examined in detail through the various courses of study. This degree is designed to help students prepare for a career in the building trades as a carpenter. This profession is in high demand and pays well.