University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Carpentry C.A.S.

This one-year certificate in Carpentry is for students looking to obtain a hands-on working knowledge of basic carpentry skills. Students will get instruction and practice in entry-level skills, including site preparation and layout, concrete forming and placement, residential framing, roofing, siding, and window installation.

Certificate of Applied Science - Carpentry


Required Courses34
Total Hours34

Degree Specific Credits: 34

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Required Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
COMX 102Interpersonal Skills in the Workplace1
CSTN 120Carpentry Basics & Rough-In Framing5
CSTN 122Beginning Carpentry Lab5
CSTN 142Interior & Exterior Finish Carpentry4
CSTN 143Intermediate Carpentry Lab4
CSTN 171Site Prep, Foundation, and Concrete Installation3
DDSN 114Introduction to CAD3
M 105Contemporary Mathematics (or higher)3
OSH 130Introduction to Trades and Trade Safety/Job Site Ready3
WRIT 101College Writing I3
Total Hours34

Minimum Required Grade: C-