Embedded Technical Diploma
In the Carpentry Techniques Embedded Technical Diploma, you learn basic skills necessary for entry-level jobs in construction. The Carpentry Techniques Embedded Technical Diploma builds upon the basic skills learned in the Construction Essentials Embedded Technical Diploma.
As a Carpentry Techniques student, you will gain the advanced skills required to enter the construction workforce, including developing an understanding of construction processes, such as:
- Roof framing
- Installation methods for roof shingles, windows and door, soffits and fascia, exterior trim and siding.
Students in the Carpentry Techniques Embedded Technical Diploma can attend full or part-time.
Carpentry Techniques Embedded Technical Diploma classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:
- Madison - Commercial Avenue
Explore financial aid eligibility for Carpentry Techniques.
All courses for this program are offered only in person.
- View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials and requirements.
- Attend an Academic Information Session to get started in the admission process.
- Visit MATC to learn more about the Madison College experience including campus tours and program open houses.
Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC.
Contact Enrollment Services at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 246-6210.
Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2019-2020 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.
Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:
- Progress toward your specific requirements
- Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements
If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.
Estimated Program Cost
# of Credits for Completion16Tuition$2184.00Materials/Supplemental Costs$714.84Other Costs$0.00Total Estimated Program Costs:
(book costs not included)$2898.84
Graduate Report Summary Overview
2017 2018 Number of Program Graduates 23 21 Number of Surveys Sent 23 21 Number of Surveys Returned 8 13 Percent of Surveys Returned 34.80% 61.90% Available for Employment 5 10 Percent Available for Employment 83.30% 83.30% Not in Labor Market 3 3 Percent Not in Labor Market 50.00% 25.00% Available for Employment
2017 2018 Graduates Employed 5 10 Percent of Graduates Employed 100.00% 100.00% Employed in Related Occupation 4 6 Percent Employed in Related Occupation 80.00% 60.00% Employed in Unrelated Occupation 1 4 Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation 20.00% 40.00% Employed - No Response 0 0 Percent Employed - No Response 0.00% 0.00% Seeking Employment 0 0 Percent Seeking Employment 0.00% 0.00% Reaction To Training at Madison College
2017 2018 Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 3.6 3.7 0 Number of Satisfaction Responses 5 12 Very Satisfied 3 8 Percent Very Satisfied 60.00% 66.70% Satisfied 2 4 Percent Satisfied 40.00% 33.30% Unsatisfied 0 0 Percent Unsatisfied 0.00% 0.00% Very Unsatisfied 0 0 Percent Very Unsatisfied 0.00% 0.00% Primary Reason for Attending Madison College
2017 2018 Number of Primary Reason Responses 8 13 Preparation for Getting a Job 2 5 Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 25.00% 38.50% Career Change 2 1 Percent Career Change 25.00% 7.70% Improvement of Existing Skills 0 4 Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 0.00% 30.80% Preparation for Further Education 3 1 Percent Preparation for Further Education 37.50% 7.70% Personal Interest 1 2 Percent Personal Interest 12.50% 15.40% Other 0 0 Percent Other 0.00% 0.00% When Employment was Obtained
2017 2018 Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 5 9 Before Enrollment 2 2 Percent Before Enrollment 40.00% 22.20% While Attending the College 2 4 Percent While Attending the College 40.00% 44.40% After Training at the College 1 3 Percent After Training at the College 20.00% 33.30% Location of Employment (related and unrelated)
2017 2018 Number of Employment Location Responses 5 10 In College District 4 9 Percent In College District 80.00% 90.00% In Wisconsin, Not in District 1 1 Percent of In Wisconsin 20.00% 10.00% Outside of Wisconsin 0 0 Percent Outside Wisconsin 0.00% 0.00% Employer Location Unknown 0 0 Percent Location Unknown 0.00% 0.00% Salary Trend Salary Trend 2017 2018 Full Time Employment (Related Job) Full Time Salary Count 3 4 Average Monthly Wage $3,171 $3,662 Average Hourly Wage $18.44 $21.29 Average Work Hours per Week 40 39.5 Part Time Employment (Related Job) Part Time Salary Count 1 2 Average Hourly Wage $30.00 $19.00 Average Work Hours per Week 20 27
Total Positions Open for academic year: 2018 Wisconsin TechConnectTM Jobs* Madison Non-Madison Number of Full Time Positions Open 12 5 Number of Part Time Positions Open 0 1 Total Jobs 12 6 Graduate Employers for academic year: 2018 Employer(s) Job Title City** State*** Positions Architectural Building Arts LLC Associate of Design Associated Housewrights Carpenter Heffron Homes, Inc Carpenter Prairie du Sac J P Cullen Construction Laborer Janesville Joe Daniel's Construction Construction Laborer Temple Roofing Construction Farmer
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