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Carpentry Schools in Iowa

There are nine Iowa schools offering carpentry programs. In 2010, 104 students graduated with degrees from Iowa carpentry schools. 91 of all these students graduated with certificates and 13 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

110 students graduate from carpentry programs in Iowa, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of carpentry students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 91 students graduated with certificates in carpentry and 13 with an associate's level degree.

Nine carpentry schools are in this state. Out of these, nine schools are public. Tuition at a public carpentry school varies from $3,204 to $4,876.

Average tuition for carpentry programs is $3,968. While the highest tuition for carpentry programs, which is $4,876 per year, is at Iowa Lakes Community College, the lowest tuition in Iowa is at Des Moines Area Community College.

Schools in Iowa offer certificates and associates degrees in carpentry.

Carpentry Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

110 students graduate from carpentry programs in Iowa, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of carpentry students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 91 students graduated with certificates in carpentry and 13 with an associate's level degree.

Carpentry Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 102
  • Certificate 2007: 118
  • Certificate 2008: 102
  • Certificate 2009: 107
  • Certificate 2010: 91
  • Associate 2006: 16
  • Associate 2007: 10
  • Associate 2008: 15
  • Associate 2009: 16
  • Associate 2010: 13

Carpentry Program Availability in Iowa

Schools in this state offer a total of 11 programs in carpentry. Of these programs, around 81.8% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Carpentry Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 9
  • Associate: 2

Helpers--Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

Helpers--Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17250
  • 25th Percentile: 20200
  • Median: 24010
  • 75th Percentile: 32410
  • 90th Percentile: 37230

Furniture Finishers — Salary by Percentile

Furniture Finishers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19210
  • 25th Percentile: 27000
  • Median: 31730
  • 75th Percentile: 36010
  • 90th Percentile: 38710

Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24730
  • 25th Percentile: 28670
  • Median: 34280
  • 75th Percentile: 42730
  • 90th Percentile: 53070

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21550
  • 25th Percentile: 23710
  • Median: 27890
  • 75th Percentile: 34510
  • 90th Percentile: 41040

Helpers--Carpenters — Employment Trend

Helpers--Carpenters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22290
  • Median Salary 2007: 22510
  • Median Salary 2008: 22360
  • Median Salary 2009: 23690
  • Median Salary 2010: 24010
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 630
  • Total Employed 2009: 730
  • Total Employed 2010: 700

Furniture Finishers — Employment Trend

Furniture Finishers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 24980
  • Median Salary 2007: 25500
  • Median Salary 2008: 28340
  • Median Salary 2009: 31950
  • Median Salary 2010: 31730
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Carpenters — Employment Trend

Carpenters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31900
  • Median Salary 2007: 32110
  • Median Salary 2008: 32400
  • Median Salary 2009: 34150
  • Median Salary 2010: 34280
  • Total Employed 2006: 10760
  • Total Employed 2007: 10320
  • Total Employed 2008: 10170
  • Total Employed 2009: 8550
  • Total Employed 2010: 7180

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Employment Trend

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25950
  • Median Salary 2007: 24250
  • Median Salary 2008: 24390
  • Median Salary 2009: 25520
  • Median Salary 2010: 27890
  • Total Employed 2006: 2810
  • Total Employed 2007: 2580
  • Total Employed 2008: 2080
  • Total Employed 2009: 1620
  • Total Employed 2010: 1210

Iowa vs National Carpentry Employment

Iowa vs National Carpentry Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 1.202% (9220)

Carpentry Schools in Iowa

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1. North Iowa Area Community College

500 College Dr
Mason City, IA 50401
(641) 423-1264

North Iowa Area Community College offers one program in carpentry and this college, which is very close to Mason City, Iowa, is in a rural setting. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. This community college is the sixth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering carpentry in terms of programs.

2. Northeast Iowa Community College - Calmar

1625 Hwy 150
Calmar, IA 52132-0400
(563) 562-3263

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar is located in Calmar, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in carpentry. Overall, 5,136 students pursue degrees in 57 Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar programs. This medium-sized college is the fifth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering carpentry in terms of programs.

3. Western Iowa Tech Community College

4647 Stone Ave
Sioux City, IA 51102-5199
(712) 274-6400

Western Iowa Tech Community College, which is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Sioux City, IA and it offers one program in carpentry. 6,421 students seek degrees in 80 Western Iowa Tech Community College programs, overall. It ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Iowa.

4. Northwest Iowa Community College

603 W Park St
Sheldon, IA 51201
(712) 324-5061

Northwest Iowa Community College, which is very close to Sheldon, Iowa, is located in a rural setting and this college offers one program in carpentry. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the ninth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering carpentry.

5. Southwestern Community College

1501 W. Townline Street
Creston, IA 50801
(641) 782-7081x413

Southwestern Community College is in Creston, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two carpentry programs. More specifically, this college offers one certificate in carpentry to students and one associate's level carpentry degree. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering carpentry.

6. Kirkwood Community College

6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-2068
(319) 398-5411

Kirkwood Community College offers one program in carpentry and this college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. 18,456 students seek degrees in 120 Kirkwood Community College programs, overall. This college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in carpentry.

7. Iowa Lakes Community College

19 S 7th St
Estherville, IA 51334-2295
(712) 362-2601

Iowa Lakes Community College is in town of Estherville, Iowa. It offers two programs in carpentry. Out of those, this college offers students one carpentry certificate and one associate's level carpentry degree. Overall, 3,264 students seek degrees in 65 programs at this community college. It is the largest institution in the state of Iowa offering carpentry in terms of programs.

8. Des Moines Area Community College

2006 Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA 50023-3993
(515) 964-6241

Des Moines Area Community College is located in the suburbs of Ankeny, Iowa and it offers one program in carpentry. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the third oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering carpentry programs.

9. Iowa Central Community College

One Triton Circle
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 576-7201

Iowa Central Community College is located in town of Fort Dodge, Iowa and it offers one carpentry program. This community college is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. This college is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering carpentry.