Trade School Career Guide

Scroll through our guide or use the search bar to learn about all the different skilled trades, technical, and business careers available at trade schools and tech colleges.

Discover what skilled tradespeople do, how much they make, and the types of jobs their training can lead to. If you’re interested in a medical career, check out our medical and healthcare careers guide.

11 Popular Trade School Programs

11 Popular Trade School Programs

Learn about some of the most popular trade school programs including those geared toward earning a license, certificate, diploma, or degree.

Different Types of Trade Schools

Different Types of Trade Schools

There are different types of trade school options to be found, some schools specialize in 1 or 2 careers and others offer a full list of programs.

Highest Paying Skilled Trade Careers

Highest Paying Skilled Trade Careers

This article contains 2021 salary data for the highest paying skilled trade jobs including careers in the building, construction, and mechanics fields.

How Much Does Trade School Cost?

How Much Does Trade School Cost?

Learn about skilled trade school training cost estimates including tuition and possible fees from non-profit and for profit trade schools across the U.S.

3 Important Types of HVAC Certifications

3 Important Types of HVAC Certifications

There are 3 important certifications that a student of HVAC can earn to increase their chances of landing a job or furthering their career as an HVAC technician.

Criminal Justice Careers Salary List

Criminal Justice Careers Salary List

There are a wide range of career options within the criminal justice system. The salary range for criminal justice careers varies as widely as the actual career choices.

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