Apprentice Training: Industrial Trades - AAS

Students in this Major:

  • Enter into this program while working towards or after obtaining a Journeyman's Certificate through technical instruction and on-the-job training through the BOCES coordinated NYS Apprentice Program.
  • Earn the equivalent of one year's college-level study following satisfactory completion of the Journeyman's Certificate, leading to an Associate's in Applied Science.

Career Opportunities:

  • Program is designed to prepare skilled tradesmen to enhance their employment growth potential, not entry-level employment.

Potential Salary:

  • Average salary for skilled trades employees varies greatly depending on employer. This degree can enhance the employee's earning ability both with the current employer and future employers.


Course Name Credits
Related Technical Instruction and Supervised On-the-Job Training 30
(Represented by satisfactory completion of Journeyman's Certificate* with related instruction provided by St. Lawrence-Lewis Counties BOCES)
English/Humanities 6
Social Sciences 6
Mathematics/Science 6 - 8
Liberal Arts & Science Elective 3
General Electives 9

* Fulfills writing intensive requirement.