Precision Production Trades Majors and Degree Programs

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Man grinding metal in shop
If you’re not quite sure what you want to
do when you grow up, but you know you like
to work with your hands, pursuing a major
or advanced degree program in precision
production trades may be just what you’re
looking for. Students and professionals
who complete a program in this area of
study will prepare themselves for a career
in a specific trade. Upon graduation
they’ll be prepared for entry level career
positions in their chose field of study.
Best of all, and unlike students pursuing
non-tangible degrees, skilled precision
production trade professionals develop
real-world skills and abilities that will
provide them a good job.

Students in this general program learn how
to use precision tools and techniques to
craft products from leather, metal, and
wood. Course work may include welding,
tool-and-die making, furniture design, and
leather repair, among other topics.

Select a concentration below to explore
various precision production trades majors
and view colleges and universities
offering majors and degree programs in
shoe repair, upholstery, machine tool
technology, ironworking, metal
fabrication, woodworking, furniture
design, cabinetmaking, welding technology,
sheet metal technology and more.