Program Description

The Furniture Design and Craftsmanship Certificate encourages learners to challenge the status quo by creating their own style and displaying it in the handcrafted furniture they build. Learners enrolled in NTC's Wood Science Associate Degree interested in pursuing careers in fine woodworking and furniture design should consider this certificate. This certificate is housed in NTC's state-of-the-art 27,000 square foot Wood Technology Center of Excellence can be completed simultaneously with the associate degree program.

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Approximate Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $1,623
Books & Supplies: $93

Financial Aid

Not Available
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Courses for this program may be available at a variety of campus locations through multiple modes of delivery if you meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

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Graduates will be able to…

  • Design and build custom furniture.


Some of the potential careers graduates can pursue are:

  • Custom Furniture Fabricator
  • Furniture Designer


The Furniture Design and Craftsmanship Certificate is a 9 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

Fundamentals Of Furniture Manufacturing 2.00
Sketchup For Furniture Design 2.00
Technical Drafting/CAD 2.00
Advanced Furniture Craftsmanship 3.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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