A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of the “core” classes which are specific woodworking and related classes. An Associate of Science (AS) Degree includes the “core” classes plus a complete curriculum of general education liberal arts. A student receiving an A.S. Degree would graduate with a major in one of the three CFT areas. Additional information regarding the degree requirement is located on the Palomar College website.
The Cabinetmaking and Furniture Technology (CFT) Department offers the following Certificate/A.S. Degree Programs:
- Guitar Making Technology
- Case Furniture Construction/Manufacturing
- Table and Chair Manufacturing
- Carving Technology
- Lathe Turning Technology
- Veneering Technology
- Woodworking Skills Technology
- Cabinetmaking and Millwork
Here is a quick overview of the requirements for each of these CFT Degree and Certificate Programs.