Trades students enjoy working with their hands and working outside of the office setting. The skilled trades program offers many different areas a student may be interested in, some of which are Industrial Technician, Welders, Mechanics, Plumbers, Electricians, Carpenters, plus many more. Individuals can work for an existing company or possibly start their own business.
Trades majors need to acquire skills in math, writing, and communication along with learning the skills of a trade. Trades majors will gain entry-level skills to most companies or apprenticeship programs.