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  • Certificate
  • 30 credits
  • 1 Year
  • Delivery Method: On-Campus

Why Study Carpentry at LSC?

The carpentry diploma at Lake Superior College in Duluth, MN will prepare you to build and repair structures. You will learn the skills needed for residential and commercial construction. You will work with a variety of hand tools, power tools, and construction equipment. Your experiences will be on and off campus.

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Career Information

Visit the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the MN Dept of Employment & Economic Development, and the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) to gather valuable career information such as wage reports, career outlook, job prospects, industry trends, and career opportunities. These tools are available to help empower students to make informed decisions about their educational and professional paths.

Below you will find the Career Field and Career Cluster that this program is related to. Learn more about if this career area fits your interests!

Is Architecture and Construction right for you?

Architecture and construction workers work on buildings and other structures. This includes highways, bridges, houses, and buildings. You might create the designs or plans for new structures. Or, you might use the plans to build it or manage the workers on the project.

Plan Your Education

The Carpentry Program Guide is a tool to help you map out how to successfully get your degree at Lake Superior College.

View approximate total tuition and fees for MN residents to complete this degree.

This program may be completed in 1 year if prerequisites are complete.

  • Use hand tools, power tools, and construction equipment
  • Learn interior and exterior finishing
  • Coordinate construction activities
  • Estimate building materials requirements
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