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Carpentry Schools in Minnesota

There are 16 schools in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry programs. 299 students graduated with degrees from Minnesota carpentry schools in 2010. 290 of all these students graduated with certificates and nine students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 320 students graduate from programs in this state in carpentry per year. This accounts for 6% of students who schools in the United States graduate from carpentry programs. Of those, 290 students graduated with carpentry certificates and nine with a degree at the associate's level.

16 carpentry schools are in this state. And out of these, 15 schools are public, while one school is private. Public carpentry school tuition varies from $4,430 to $5,555.

Average tuition for carpentry programs is $5,033. The lowest tuition in this state is at Leech Lake Tribal College, while the highest tuition for carpentry programs, which is $5,555 each year, is at Alexandria Technical & Community College.

Carpentry schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees.

Carpentry Program Completions in Minnesota 2006 - 2010

On average, 320 students graduate from programs in this state in carpentry per year. This accounts for 6% of students who schools in the United States graduate from carpentry programs. Of those, 290 students graduated with carpentry certificates and nine with a degree at the associate's level.

Carpentry Program Completions in Minnesota 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 335
  • Certificate 2007: 296
  • Certificate 2008: 328
  • Certificate 2009: 226
  • Certificate 2010: 290
  • Associate 2006: 10
  • Associate 2007: 15
  • Associate 2008: 13
  • Associate 2009: 16
  • Associate 2010: 9

Carpentry Program Availability in Minnesota

Schools in this state offer a total of 20 carpentry programs. Of these programs, approximately 80% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Carpentry Program Availability in Minnesota

  • Certificate: 16
  • Associate: 4

Helpers--Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

Helpers--Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20960
  • 25th Percentile: 24430
  • Median: 27860
  • 75th Percentile: 31960
  • 90th Percentile: 38130

Furniture Finishers — Salary by Percentile

Furniture Finishers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24390
  • 25th Percentile: 30180
  • Median: 37780
  • 75th Percentile: 45700
  • 90th Percentile: 53360

Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26340
  • 25th Percentile: 33620
  • Median: 43690
  • 75th Percentile: 59530
  • 90th Percentile: 71560

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24270
  • 25th Percentile: 28860
  • Median: 34930
  • 75th Percentile: 40860
  • 90th Percentile: 46390

Helpers--Carpenters — Employment Trend

Helpers--Carpenters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22590
  • Median Salary 2007: 24510
  • Median Salary 2008: 25530
  • Median Salary 2009: 26780
  • Median Salary 2010: 27860
  • Total Employed 2006: 1890
  • Total Employed 2007: 1450
  • Total Employed 2008: 1190
  • Total Employed 2009: 1010
  • Total Employed 2010: 760

Furniture Finishers — Employment Trend

Furniture Finishers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27890
  • Median Salary 2007: 29230
  • Median Salary 2008: 31450
  • Median Salary 2009: 35810
  • Median Salary 2010: 37780
  • Total Employed 2006: 310
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Carpenters — Employment Trend

Carpenters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41060
  • Median Salary 2007: 41130
  • Median Salary 2008: 42880
  • Median Salary 2009: 42320
  • Median Salary 2010: 43690
  • Total Employed 2006: 22070
  • Total Employed 2007: 18920
  • Total Employed 2008: 17810
  • Total Employed 2009: 14380
  • Total Employed 2010: 12200

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Employment Trend

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31920
  • Median Salary 2007: 33740
  • Median Salary 2008: 33940
  • Median Salary 2009: 34510
  • Median Salary 2010: 34930
  • Total Employed 2006: 4080
  • Total Employed 2007: 3560
  • Total Employed 2008: 3000
  • Total Employed 2009: 2220
  • Total Employed 2010: 2120

Minnesota vs National Carpentry Employment

Minnesota vs National Carpentry Employment

  • Employed in Minnesota: 1.985% (15220)

Carpentry Schools in Minnesota

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1. Alexandria Technical & Community College

1601 Jefferson Streeet
Alexandria, MN 56308
(320) 762-0221

Alexandria Technical & Community College Offers one carpentry program. Overall, 2,707 students seek degrees in 51 Alexandria Technical & Community College programs. This small school is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Minnesota offering programs in carpentry.

2. The Summit Academy Opportunities Industrialization Center

935 Olson Memorial Hwy
Minneapolis, MN 55405
(612) 377-0150

The Summit Academy Opportunities Industrialization Center, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Minneapolis, MN and it offers one program in carpentry. Overall, 206 students seek degrees in seven programs at this school.

3. Leech Lake Tribal College

6945 Littlewolf Road NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633
(218) 335-4200

Leech Lake Tribal College is in Cass Lake, Minnesota, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one carpentry program. This school is one of 3 tribal colleges in Minnesota. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry programs.

4. Mesabi Range Community and Technical College

1001 Chestnut St W
Virginia, MN 55792
(218) 741-3095

Mesabi Range Community and Technical College offers one carpentry program and it is in town of Virginia, Minnesota. It is a public 2-year institution. This public school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry programs.

5. The Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical

1250 Homer Rd
Winona, MN 55987
(507) 453-2700

The Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical is located in town of Winona, Minnesota. It offers two carpentry programs. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in carpentry and one carpentry degree at the associate's level. Overall, 2,626 students seek degrees in 56 programs at this school. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry programs.

6. Northwest Technical College

905 Grant Avenue SE
Bemidji, MN 56601-4907
(218) 333-6600

Northwest Technical College offers one program in carpentry and this school is located in town of Bemidji, Minnesota. It is one of 18 technical colleges in Minnesota. This school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry in terms of programs.

7. South Central College

1920 Lee Blvd
North Mankato, MN 56003-1920
(507) 389-7200

South Central College is in town of North Mankato, Minnesota. It offers two programs in carpentry. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in carpentry and one carpentry degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry in terms of programs.

8. Rochester Community and Technical College

851 30th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904-4999
(507) 285-7210

Rochester Community and Technical College is near the center of the city and it offers one carpentry program. This school is a public 2-year institution. This medium-sized school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry.

9. St Cloud Technical and Community College

1540 Northway Drive
St. Cloud, MN 56303-1240
(320) 308-5000

St Cloud Technical and Community College offers two carpentry programs. More specifically, it offers one certificate in carpentry to students and one carpentry degree at the associate's level. This technical college, which is 1.9 miles from the center of the city, is in St. Cloud, MN. It is a public 2-year institution. It ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of Minnesota.

10. Minnesota State Community and Technical College

1414 College Way
Fergus Falls, MN 56537-1000
(218) 736-1500

Minnesota State Community and Technical College is in Fergus Falls, MN. This school offers two programs in carpentry. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in carpentry and one carpentry degree at the associate's level. It is one of 18 technical colleges in Minnesota. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks second in the state of Minnesota.

11. Minneapolis Community and Technical College

1501 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403-1779
(612) 659-6000

Minneapolis Community and Technical College is near the center of the city and it offers one program in carpentry. 10,545 students seek degrees in 86 programs at this school, overall. In terms of programs, it is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry.

12. Riverland Community College

1900 8th Ave NW
Austin, MN 55912-1473
(507) 433-0600

Riverland Community College is located in town of Austin, Minnesota and this college offers one program in carpentry. This college is a public 2-year institution.

13. Hennepin Technical College

9000 Brooklyn Blvd
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
(952) 995-1300

Hennepin Technical College offers one carpentry program and it is in the suburbs of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry.

14. Ridgewater College

2101 15th Ave NW
Willmar, MN 56201
(800) 722-1151

Ridgewater College offers one carpentry program and this school is in town of Willmar, Minnesota. Overall, 4,373 students pursue degrees in 90 programs at this school.

15. Northland Community and Technical College

1101 Hwy One East
Thief River Falls, MN 56701
(218) 683-8800

Northland Community and Technical College is in town of Thief River Falls, Minnesota and it offers one carpentry program. This school is a public 2-year institution. This technical college is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Minnesota offering carpentry programs.

16. Saint Paul College-A Community and Technical College

235 Marshall Ave
St. Paul, MN 55102-9808
(651) 846-1600

Saint Paul College-A Community and Technical College offers one carpentry program and it is in the center of St. Paul. It is one of 18 technical colleges in Minnesota.