Student involvement in project-based learning includes participating in real world construction projects, Solar Decathlon (China and Irvine, CA), installation of water, drain, heating, and air conditioning systems and local community projects.
Occupational outlook projects 4% job growth each year. Median hourly salary is $27.01. Median annual salary is $56,180. Due to the experience students receive at Alfred State and the excellent program reputation, there are multiple employment opportunities for students.
"Alfred State not only gave me the knowledge and skill set needed to start a career in HVAC, they also connected me with hiring contractors in my profession." -Mike Spateholts, '12