Apprentice Training: Building Trades A.A.S.

Build your foundation

Get your start in construction here! This program opens the door to more advanced opportunities in construction like management, quality control, and inspection! If you're already working in the industry, your apprentice or journeyman status could be worth up to 30 credits toward your degree. 

Take your pick of occupation-related electives like electrical, mechanical, or architectural technology to study along with business and computer science courses to complete your degree. This hands-on program will have you understanding how the construction process works and applying that knowledge. 

People at construction site
Program Type
Career Program,
2 Years

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Where you'll go

Adding a college degree to your apprenticeship opens up opportunities as a home inspector, quality assurance manager, site manager, and more. 

It also qualifies you for four-year programs, like those offered at the SUNY College of Technology.  

Career Paths

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Tap into a network of free support services that go far beyond the classroom.

Don't forget your financial aid!

You can save thousands by starting your education here — especially when you compare OCC with traditional 4-year colleges.  And that's not all!  Our Financial Aid specialists can help you navigate the process of getting free aid to help pay for your education.

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