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.

How to Become an Electrician

How to Become an Electrician

After graduating from high school and earning your diploma, or taking the GED course and passing, it takes from one to four years to become a licensed electrician.

Trade School STEM Training in 2 Years or Less

Trade School STEM Training in 2 Years or Less

Top paying STEM careers do require a bachelor’s degree for entry level positions, but many careers are available where a diploma or certificate is all that is necessary.

Is a High School Diploma Better Than a GED?

Is a High School Diploma Better Than a GED?

Though the GED and a high school diploma are equivalents, they are not exactly the same. In this article we’ll discuss the high school diploma and the GED.

What Does a Motorcycle Mechanic Do?

What Does a Motorcycle Mechanic Do?

Motorcycle mechanics are technically classified as a small engines mechanics, but they specialize in motorcycles. Mopeds, motorcycles, dirt bikes, and ATVs.

How to Become an Aircraft Mechanic

How to Become an Aircraft Mechanic

Learn how to become an aircraft mechanic or aircraft maintenance technician and learn about the job description including salary information.

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.

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