Numerous colleges and universities across North America offer degree programs in wood manufacturing and technology, and from design to construction.

c/o AWFS
2400 E Katella Ave Ste 340
Anaheim, CA 92806 (323) 838-9440

Woodwork Career
Alliance EDUcation (434) 298-4650

WOODlinks Canada; Wood Mfg. Council (613) 567-5511



Buffalo State College (716) 878-4000; NY

Center for Furniture Craftsmanship/University of Southern Maine (207) 780-4867

Johnson College (570) 342-6404; PA

Morrisville State College (315) 684-6000; NY

Rhode Island School of Design (401) 454-6100

Rochester Institute of Technology-Furniture Design (585) 475-2411;  NY

SASD/University of Bridgeport (203) 576-4222; CT


Alabama A&M University (256) 372-5000

Appalachian Center for Crafts/Tennesse Tech University (931) 372-3101; TN

Appalachian State
University (828) 262-2000; NC

Berea College (859) 985-3000; KY

East Tennessee State U. (800) 462-3878

Georgia Institute of Tech. College of Architecture (404) 894-3880

Mississippi State University (662) 325-2952

NC State University (919) 515-2434

Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (800) 283-0098

The Tennessee Forest Products Center/U. Tenn (865) 946-1129

Virginia Tech (540) 231-6000


Iowa State University (515) 294-4111

Kansas State University (785) 532-6011

Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University (800) 676-2787; MI

Northern MI University (906) 227-1000

OH Northern University (419) 772-2000

Pittsburg State University (620) 231-7000; KS

Purdue University (765) 494-4600; IN

University of MN (800) 752-1000

University of Rio Grande (800) 282-7201; OH

Western MI University (269) 387-1000


Brigham Young University (801) 422-4636; UT

College of the Redwoods (800) 641-0400; CA

College of the Redwoods-Mendocino Coast (707) 964-7056; CA

OR College of Art & Craft (800) 390-0632

OR State University (541) 737-1000

San Diego State University (619) 594-5200; CA

The Wood Construction Center/Seattle Central (206) 934-5460

University of Hawaii-Hawaii Community College (808) 934-2500

University of Idaho (208) 885-6111

University of MN (800) 752-1000


British Columbia Institute of Technology (604) 434-5734

Conestoga College Woodworking Centre of Ontario (519) 748-5220; ON

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (780) 471-6248

Northern Lights College (250) 782-5251, BC

Selkirk College (888) 953-1133; BC

University College of the Cariboo (250) 828-5000; BC

University of British Columbia Wood Science Department (604) 822-2727; BC

University of Toronto (416) 978-2011, ON



Bucks County Community College (215)968-8000; PA

Mount Wachusett Community College (978) 632-6600; MA

Thaddeus Stevens State College of Technology (800) 842-3832; PA


Alabama Center for Advanced Woodworking Technology (205) 486-3575\

Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) (571) 323-3636; VA

American Wood Finishing Institute LLC (888) 840-2934; VA

Catawba Valley Community College (828) 327-7000; NC

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College (540) 863.2800; VA

Haywood Community College (828) 627-2821; NC

Patrick Henry Community College (276) 638-8777; VA

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (704) 216-7222; NC

West Virginia Wood Technology Center
(304) 637-0803

Wood Education and Resource Center (USDA Forest Service Facility)  
(304) 487-1510; WV


American Woodworking Academy
(636) 343-3750; MO

Fox Valley Technical College (800) 735-3882; WI

Greater West Town Training Partnership/Woodworking Program (312) 563-9570; IL

Hennepin Technical College (952) 995-1300; MN

Kent Career/Technical Center (616) 364-8421; MI

Madison Area Technical College (800) 322-6282; WI

Marc Adams School of Woodworking (317) 535-4013; IN


Cerritos Community College
(562) 860-2451; CA

Los Angeles Trade - Technical College (213) 763-7000, CA

The MiLL (719) 391-3595, CO

Mountain View Education Center (650) 940-1333; CA

Palomar College (760) 744-1150; CA


Rosemount Technology Centre, (514) 376-4725, QC

Forest Renewal BC Value-Added Skills Centre  
(877) 422-9663; BC


American Wood Finishing Institute

Blum, Inc.

Stiles University



Have Hammer Will Travel A.C. Carpentry school: Mexican charity which teaches youth life skills trough woodworking, carving and carpentry.

Woodwork Career Alliance EDU Affiliated Schools

School or Organization City State
Chandler H.S. Chandler Arizona
Eisenhower H.S. Beaumont California
Clovis High School Clovis California
Fontana High School Corona California
Laguna Creek High Elk Grove California
Fowler High School Fowler California
Central High School East Campus Fresno California
Dewolf Continuation High School Fresno California
Duncan (Erma) Polytechnical High School Fresno California
Carter High School Grand Terrace California
Hanford High School Hanford California
Sierra Pacific High School Hanford California
Kerman High School Kerman California
La Mirada High School La Mirda California
Hawthorne High School Lawndale California
Hamilton (Alexander) Senior High Los Angeles California
Firebaugh High School Madera California
Madera High Madera California
Mendota High School Mendota California
Merced High School Merced California
Cerritos College Norwalk California
Yosemite High School Oakhurst California
Oxnard High Oxnard California
Pittsburg Senior High School Pittsburg California
Monache High Porterville California
Rancho Cotate High School Rohnert Park California
Montgomery Senior High School San Diego California
San Gabriel High School San Gabriel California
Independence High San Jose California
Piedmont Hills High San Jose California
West Hills High School Santee California
Apollo High School Simi Valley California
Royal High School Simi Valley California
Simi Valley High School Simi Valley California
Sierra Grande H.S. Blanca Colorado
Peyton Woods Mfg.  Peyton Colorado
Bartow Senior High School Bartow Florida
Gooding H.S. Gooding Idaho
Vallivue High School Nampa Idaho
Addison Trail High School Addison Illinois
Jacobs High School Algonquin Illinois
Greater West Town Chicago Illinois
Warren Township H.S. Gurnee Illinois
Hampshire H.S. Hampshire Illinois
McHenry East High School McHenry Illinois
Morris H.S. Morris Illinois
Jefferson High School South Beloit Illinois
Wheeling High School Wheeling Illinois
Backyard Farm & Garden USA Brazil Indiana
Pittsburg State University Pittsburg Kansas
Washburn Institute of Technology Topeka Kansas
Green County Tech High School Greensburg Kentucky
Jefferson Community and Technical Louisville Kentucky
Lincoln County Tech High School Stanford Kentucky
Jackson County Tech High School McKee Kentucky
Monroe County Tech High School Tompkinsville Kentucky
Eastern Maine Community College Bangor Maine
Pinkerton Academy Amesbury Massachusetts
NESAW Easthampton Massachusetts
Allegan Area Technical & Education Center Allegan Michigan
West Ottawa H. S. Holland Michigan
Martin Public Schools Martin Michigan
Western Michigan Christian High School Norton Shores Michigan
Paw Paw High School Paw Paw Michigan
MCTI Plainwell Michigan
Portage Northern H.S. Portage Michigan
Trenton H.S. Trenton Michigan
Maple Valley Jr. & Sr. H.S. Vermontville Michigan
Saint Paul College St. Paul Minnesota
Van Horn High School Independence Missouri
Rolla Technical Institute Rolla Missouri
Lincoln East H.S. Lincoln Nebraska
Alvirne High School Hudson New Hampshire
Dover High School Strafford New Hampshire
Brooklyn Workforce Innovations Brooklyn New York
Cedar Ridge H.S. Hillsborough North Carolina
McDowell H. S. Marion  North Carolina
Patton High School Morganton North Carolina
Montgomery County Mt Gilead North Carolina
North Rowan H.S. Spencer North Carolina
Washington State Community College Marietta Ohio
Amity H. S. Amity Oregon
Franklin High School Portland Oregon
Redmond High School Redmond Oregon
Lehigh Career and Technical Institute Schnecksville Pennsylvania
Dale Jackson Career Center Lewisville Texas
Wasatch High School Heber City Utah
Alta High School Sandy Utah
Tooele High School Tooele Utah
Hunter High School West Valley  Utah
Burlington High School Burlington Vermont
Canaan Schools Canaan Vermont
Canaan Memorial High School Canaan Vermont
Vermont School of Woodworking Essex Jct Vermont
Lamoille North Supervisory Union Hyde Park Vermont
U32 High School Montpelier Vermont
Yestermorrow Design/Build School Waitsfield Vermont
St. Johnsbury Academy West Barnet Vermont
Lynden High School Lynden Washington
Onalaska High School Onalaska Washington
Rogers High School Puyallup Washington
Bates Technical College Tacoma Washington
West Valley High School Yakima Washington
St. Croix Central Hammond Wisconsin
Hurley Public School Hurley Wisconsin
Madison College Madison Wisconsin
Madison LaFollette H.S. Madison Wisconsin
McFarland H.S. McFarland Wisconsin
Madison East H.S. Middleton Wisconsin
Monona H.S. Monona Wisconsin
Monroe H.S. Monroe Wisconsin
Fox Valley Technical College Oshkosh Wisconsin
Reedsburg Area High School Reedsburg Wisconsin
Central High School Salem Wisconsin
Somerset H.S. Somerset Wisconsin
Johnson County School District #1 Buffalo Wyoming
Thames School District Melbourne Ontario


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