Feb 08, 2023  
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54 
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54

Residential Carpentry, Certificate of Completion

School of Applied Technologies (AT)

The Residential Carpentry Certificate includes courses that are designed to provide students with the skills necessary to be employable in construction-related fields. Students completing this program will have tangible hands on experience as well as a solid knowledge base of how the construction work flow progresses through the stages of a particular job. 

See Recommended Sequence of Courses

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations

Educational Opportunities

In addition to the general carpentry courses, students may take additional coursework including construction management, computer aided drafting, commercial construction theory, cost estimating, construction equipment, methods and general contractor preparation to earn an Associate Degree from Construction Technology.

Many of the courses in this program are transferable and some may be applied to four-year degree programs at other institutions. CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges and universities in New Mexico and elsewhere.

Career Opportunities

Gainful Employment information is available from Job Connection Services.

Program Requirements


Minimum Credit Hours Required to Complete Certificate: 28