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State University of New York Morrisville

State University of New York Morrisville
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SUNY Morrisville

www.morrisville.edu

P.O. Box 901

80 Eaton St.

Morrisville, NY 13408

1-315-684-6000

 

Wood Products Technology (AAS)

If woodworking is your ultimate hands-on career, SUNY Morrisville’s Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree program in wood products technology is one of the finest in the country to help you begin building that path.

The program offers two options: finish carpentry, which provides you with woodworking and construction skills; or furniture production and business, which focuses on the business aspect of the industry and prepares you to work in furniture manufacturing or start your own business.

With either option, you’ll start by surveying the industry and being introduced to commercial cabinet-making equipment. You’ll learn wood properties and identification, manufacturing and grading at the sawmill and kiln drying of lumber, as well as the use of adhesives, finishes and wood laminates.

The finish carpentry track will also teach you electrical, plumbing and light framing, while the furniture production and business option will teach you accounting, marketing and human resources management.

You’ll learn in our fully-equipped, 14,000-square-foot Wood Center, featuring technologically advanced equipment such as a such as a CNC machine, top-of-the-line sawmill, dry kiln with state-of-the-art drying software, and a five-head molder with knife grinding equipment.

When you graduate, you can get right to work owning your own business or as a supervisor in the lumber, furniture or finish carpentry industry, including architectural millwork, high-ending woodworking, cabinet maker, construction and remodeling, wood engineer, or sales and marketing of industry products, supplies and machinery.

The program also allows you to transfer seamlessly to a bachelor’s degree geared toward management in the industry.

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Environmental and Renewable Resources

With academic programs in aquaculture and aquatic science, environmental and natural resource conservation, horticulture, renewable energy, and renewable resources, you will find your natural fit at SUNY Morrisville.

When the outdoors is where you feel most at home, you’ll want a program and a college that give you as much opportunity to breathe fresh air, feel cool water, drink in the sun, and connect with growing things. We get that.

That’s why we have more than 150 acres of campus and more than 1,000 acres of managed land for you to stretch your legs and practice your skills. With fields, forests, ponds and hills for you to explore, SUNY Morrisville provides a whole world for you to discover a top-notch education and heed a call back to nature.

They say variety is the spice of life, and we’ve got plenty of it in our environmental and renewable resource programs and facilities. Visit our aquaculture center and see fish of all sorts and sizes in our pond and tanks. Enter our greenhouses and high tunnel to smell growing plants and vegetables throughout the year. Check out our climbing and installation facilities that give you great practice before you do the real thing.

Harness the power of the elements. Draw from the wind, sun, water and green life to develop your strengths. Know that SUNY Morrisville is ready to help you make this a whole new world.

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