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2022 Best Carpentry Associate Degree Trade Schools

22 Colleges
$25,900 Avg Salary
$11,625 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Carpentry Associate Degree School for You

Carpentry is the #27 most popular major in the country with 4,262 degrees and certificates awarded in 2019-2020.

It's not easy to decide which trade school program to enroll in when you have so many options available. As online education oppotunities continue to grow, you're not restricted to just schools in your local area anymore. Even some of the 'big name' schools are offering online courses. Also, there are a number of trade schools with offerings that you might find attractive.

Along with in-depth profiles of schools and the programs they offer, Trade College Search has created the Best Carpentry Associate Degree Trade Schools to help you in your search for the best school for you. Our analysis looked at 22 schools in the United States to see which associate degree programs offered the best educational experiences for trade school students.

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2022 Best Carpentry Associate Degree Schools in the United States

The following schools top our list of the Best Carpentry Associate Degree Colleges.

Top 10 Best Carpentry Associate Degree Schools

#1

Ivy Tech Community College

Indianapolis, IN

Our analysis found Ivy Tech Community College to be the best school for carpentry students who want to pursue a associate degree in the United States. Ivy Tech Community College is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Indianapolis.

After completing their Associate Degree, carpentry graduates from Ivy Tech Community College carry an average student debtload of $8,776.

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#2

Hennepin Technical College

Brooklyn Park, MN

The excellent associate degree programs at Hennepin Technical College helped the school earn the #2 place on this year’s ranking of the best carpentry schools in the United States. Hennepin Technical College is a small public school located in the large suburb of Brooklyn Park.

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#3

Bismarck State College

Bismarck, ND

Out of the 22 schools in the United States that were part of this year’s ranking, Bismarck State College landed the # 3 spot on the list. BSC is a small public school located in the city of Bismarck.

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The excellent associate degree programs at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology helped the school earn the #4 place on this year’s ranking of the best carpentry schools in the United States. Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is a small public school located in the small city of Lancaster.

The average amount in student loans that carpentry majors at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology take out while working on their Associate Degree is $10,195.

Full Carpentry at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Report

#5

Johnson College

Scranton, PA

Out of the 22 schools in the United States that were part of this year’s ranking, Johnson College landed the # 5 spot on the list. Located in the small city of Scranton, Johnson College is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

While working on their Associate Degree, carpentry majors at Johnson College accumulate an average of around $12,094 in student debt.

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Honolulu Community College did quite well in this year’s ranking of the best places for carpentry students to get a associate degree. It came in at #6 on the list. Honolulu CC is a small public school located in the large city of Honolulu.

Read full report on Carpentry at Honolulu Community College

#7

Triangle Tech - Sunbury

Sunbury, PA

Triangle Tech - Sunbury did quite well in this year’s ranking of the best places for carpentry students to get a associate degree. It came in at #7 on the list. Located in the rural area of Sunbury, Triangle Tech - Sunbury is a private for-profit school with a fairly small student population.

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Manhattan Area Technical College did quite well in this year’s ranking of the best places for carpentry students to get a associate degree. It came in at #8 on the list. MATC is a small public school located in the city of Manhattan.

Read full report on Carpentry at Manhattan Area Technical College

#9

Triangle Tech - Bethlehem

Bethlehem, PA

Triangle Tech - Bethlehem ranked #9 on this year’s Best Carpentry Associate Degree Trade Schools list. Triangle Tech - Bethlehem is a fairly small private for-profit school located in the small city of Bethlehem.

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Lansing Community College did quite well in this year’s ranking of the best places for carpentry students to get a associate degree. It came in at #10 on the list. Located in the medium-sized city of Lansing, LCC is a public school with a large student population.

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Carpentry by Region

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Region
Southeast
New England
Rocky Mountains
Plains States
Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
Southwest
Great Lakes

One of 6 majors within the trade school area of study, carpentry has other similar majors worth exploring.

Carpentry Concentrations

Major Annual Graduates
Carpentry/Carpenter 4,262

Related Major Annual Graduates
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 22,624
Building Management & Inspection 5,016
Construction 2,597
Plumbing & Water Supply 2,429
Masonry 416

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 22 schools only.

  • Read more about our ranking methodology.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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