The Carpentry Technology Degree 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 degree and have the qualifications of an entry-level residential carpenter or entry-level commercial carpenter.

Associate Degree
Program Length 60 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School graduate or GED recipient; Minimum age: 18
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Macon Campus

Carpentry Curriculum

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses 15
Area I - Language Arts/Communication  
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences  
XXXX xxxx Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective 3
Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics  
Choose one course from the following three courses:  
MATH 1100 Quantitative Skills and Reasoning
MATH 1101 Mathematical Modeling 3
MATH 1111 College Algebra 3
Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts  
XXXX xxxx Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
Program Specific Requirement  
XXXX xxxx General Education Core Elective (Areas I - IV) 3
Occupational Courses 45
COFC 1080 Construction Trades Core 4
CARP 1000 Fundamental Carpentry Skills 4
CARP 1015 Structural Framing 5
CARP 1025 Indermediate 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 Electives 18
Total Hours