Program Description

The Building Trades degree program allows you to earn an A.A.S. degree while completing your apprenticeship training.  Graduates of the Building Trades program will have a strong foundation for advancement in their chosen field.  To be eligible for this program, you must be an apprentice or journeyworker in a building trades apprentice program approved by the United States Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, Office of Apprenticeship (USDOL/ETA/OA) or the New York State Department of Labor (NYSDOL).  To enroll in the program, you will need proof of your status as an apprentice or journeyworker in a USDOL/ETA/OA or NYSDOL registered apprenticeship and sponsored by employers, employer associations or labor management organizations.  Once you have completed the Building Trades program academic requirements, thirty (30) college credit hours will be awarded for your journeyworker certificate.