2018-2019 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    May 23, 2024  
2018-2019 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Carpentry - Residential Diploma

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Program Description

The Carpentry diploma is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the carpentry industry. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, 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 diploma and have the qualifications of an entry-level residential carpenter. (Program Length: 3 Semesters minimum)

View the Carpentry-Residential Diploma Program Fact Sheet  for additional information.

Some courses in this program of study may be subject to a livework and/or supply reimbursement charge.

Employment Opportunities

Framing carpenter, finish carpenter, roofer, siding installer, lead carpenter

Regulations published by the U.S. Department of Education require institutions that participate in the Title IV student financial assistance programs to report certain information about students who enrolled in Title IV-eligible educational programs, two years earlier, that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation (GE Programs). Click here to review current Gwinnett Technical College data for the Carpentry diploma.


Essential General Education Courses (8 Credits)

Total Hours: 44

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