The Carpentry Technology Diploma program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the carpentry industry. Learning opportunities develop academic, occupational, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of carpentry theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a carpentry technology diploma and have the qualifications of an entry-level residential carpenter or entry-level commercial carpenter.

Diploma Program
Program Length 38 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School graduate or GED recipient; Minimum Age: 16
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Macon Campus

Carpentry Diploma Curriculum

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses 8
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development 2
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
Occupational Courses 30
COFC 1080 Construction Trades Core 4
CARP 1000 Fundamental Carpentry Skills 4
CARP 1015 Structural Framing 5
CARP 1025 Intermediate Carpentry Techniques 4
CARP 1035 Advanced Carpentry Procedures 5
Choose one of the following:  
CARP 1055 Advanced Residential Carpentry 5
CARP 1056 Advanced Commercial Carpentry 5
XXXX xxxx Occupational-related Elective 3
Total Hours