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Career Area: Architecture and Construction
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-410-7
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Residential Building Construction Programs

This one-year technical diploma program is designed for anyone interested in a career in residential construction. The hands-on program will prepare you for employment with residential builders, remodelers, subcontractors, material suppliers and other specialties closely allied with the residential building market. Hands-on field experience will be gained through the construction of a complete residence to be built on-site.

Residential Building Construction Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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