Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

  • group of students on coils on the floor
  • students in a lab looking at pipes and wiring on a board
  • pipes and wiring on a board
  • students in a lab
  • students in a lab
  • instructor with student holding a certificate that says 'head of the class'
  • students on a ladder
  • students on a ladder
  • students in a lab
  • students in a lab

ASC ranked No. 1 in NY, colleges with HVAC technology

2022 US News & World Report
Program Advantages

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.

Professional Outlook

Occupational outlook projects 6% job growth each year. Median hourly salary is $24.72. Median annual salary is $51,420.  Due to the experience students receive at Alfred State and the excellent program reputation, there are multiple employment opportunities for students.

Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics May 2022
Daniel Helveston, Building Trades Department Chair
Pioneer Quotes

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Building Trades Department

"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