Get the foundation to build new opportunities. This two-semester program prepares you for working on residential and commercial structures. Students
will learn about reading construction blueprints, the various materials and
fasteners used, and the fundamental techniques and procedures used in
wood-frame construction. Practical experience is given in the use of power and hand tools.
Career Outlook: As residential and commercial structures continue to be built and remodeled, there is a need for carpenters. Graduates of the program may obtain employment as carpenters, carpenter apprentices, rough carpenters, form carpenters and finish carpenters.
MATC is the premier comprehensive technical college that provides excellence in education to enrich, empower and transform lives.
As a public, two-year comprehensive technical college, MATC offers exceptional educational and training opportunities and services to our diverse metropolitan area by engaging with partners to advance the quality of life for our students and community.