Plumbing involves the installation of service piping systems for residential and commercial structures. This profession accounts for part of the largest and highest paid occupation in the construction industry.
After training and experience, most states require a plumber to become licensed. Job prospects for those entering the plumbing profession are expected to be in high demand due to increases in construction and building renovation. Plumbers often work for companies as an in-house plumber, contractors or, after some experience, can work independently.
Associate in Applied Science Degree in Construction Trades - Mechanical Trades: Plumbing: $6,843*
Certificate of Completion in Construction Trades, Mechanical Trades: Plumbing: $4,390*
* Please note that these are only estimates and do not include books. These estimates may change based on increases to tuition, course fees and book costs. Estimates are based on the 2016-2017 tuition rates for in-county students. Additional fees may apply.
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