2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Mar 03, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook

Carpentry, AAS [CART-AAS, 60 Total Credits]

Students MUST be indentured in the Carpenters Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes.  Special consideration will be given students who complete the Carpentry Trade Associate of Applied Science if they are affected by the retroactive six year rule.  For further information, contact the Division of Apprenticeship Studies at 702-651-4163.

This degree prepares students for employment as a Journeyman Carpenter with the Carpenters Union. Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing related math, science and human relations components are stressed to prepare students to meet the challenges common in the work place.


Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Comprehend and utilize all applicable carpentry tools.
  2. Comprehend and utilize formulas used in the calculations of all phases of carpentry work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and repair any problems that arise with carpentry installations.

General Education Requirements (25 Credits)

Mathematics (3 Credits)

NOTE: Your first college-level MATH course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.

English Composition (3 Credits)

NOTE: Your first college-level ENG course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.

Special Program Requirements (35 Credits)

Electives (8 Credits)

Any CPT journeyman course offered for credit may be substituted for any of the below CPT apprentice courses. Please contact the program coordinator for more details.