What Can You Study At Trade School?

Trade schools are most commonly known for offering programs in the construction industry but that is a false perception. You can study just about anything at a trade school, from welding to computer technology.

Welding

Not only can you earn a certificate or diploma in a year or less, you can also take a 2 year A.S. program in welding technology.

HVAC

Certificate, diploma, and associate's degree HVAC programs are the most common trade school options.

Medical & Healthcare

Medical and healthcare programs include ones like medical assisting, lab technology, insurance billing and pharmacy technology

Culinary Arts

At a trade school, you may find programs like culinary arts, food service, baking and pastry art, and restaurant management.

Computer & IT

Trade school computer & IT programs include ones like PC and network support technician, web and app development, or medical office technologies.

Cosmetology

Many trade schools offer programs like makeup artistry, hair dressing, barbering, and esthetics.