Best Trades and Careers colleges in Austin

Why a degree in trades and careers?

Does being on the front lines get your adrenaline pumping or make you wish you had a change of pants? If you are prepared for a hands on job, consider pursuing a degree in Trades & Careers. It can be dangerous, but you could be the change the world needs.

What trades and careers degree options exist?

Let’s look into the future. Baby boomers are leaving the workforce as quickly as they entered the world, creating a promising job market for future applicants. More than 66% of government employers are planning to hire for new positions this year, up 5% from 2013*. An added bonus-employees in the Trades & Careers industry are generally very satisfied with their jobs, because they’re making a difference.

You could be anything from a firefighter to an auto mechanic, or even a military service member. Maybe helping people is your calling, and all you need to do is pick up the phone. Are you ready to join the team? It sure is a tough job, but somebody’s gotta do it.


Best Trades and Careers colleges in Austin for 2021

The University of Texas at Austin offers 3 Trades and Careers degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 48 Trades and Careers students graduated with students earning 48 Bachelor's degrees.

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List of all Trades and Careers colleges in Austin

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Austin Community College District Logo Austin Community College District Austin, TX
69 : 1 41,056
Riverland Community College Logo Riverland Community College Austin, MN
51 : 1 3,475
Avenue Five Institute Logo Avenue Five Institute Austin, TX     277
The University of Texas at Austin Logo The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
20 : 1 51,090
Paul Mitchell the School-Austin Logo Paul Mitchell the School-Austin Austin, TX     140
Baldwin Beauty School-South Austin Logo Baldwin Beauty School-South Austin Austin, TX     52
Baldwin Beauty School-North Austin Logo Baldwin Beauty School-North Austin Austin, TX     85
The Art Institute of Austin Logo The Art Institute of Austin Bastrop, TX
193 : 1 385
National American University-Austin Logo National American University-Austin Austin, TX
Southern Careers Institute-Austin Logo Southern Careers Institute-Austin Austin, TX   6 : 1 596