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Associate Degree

Technical Studies - Journeyworker

Technical Studies - Journeyworker Overview

If you've completed an apprenticeship program in Wisconsin, the Technical Studies-Journeyworker program can lead to an associate degree designed around your individual and educational needs. The best part is, you may be eligible for advanced standing based on training you have already completed!

Past graduates have created programs that helped them gain supervisory and management roles in their chosen career area.

The Technical Studies program is the right choice to help take your career to the next level.

Earn credit for prior learning! Do you have previous educational or work experience in the field? You could be eligible to receive credit for prior learning.

Career Opportunities

Energy Auditor

EPD Instructor

Journeyman Lineman

Line Apprenticeship Instructor



Graduate Employers

Ashland County Housing Authority

Cascades Tissue Group

Chippewa Valley Technical College

City of Evansville

Eau Claire Energy Cooperative

Water Works and Lighting Commission

Just the Facts

Technical Studies - Journeyworker
60 Credit Associate Degree

Program Length
Two Years

Delivery Method
Face-to-Face, Online

Program Location
Eau Claire, Online

Start Months
August, January, June


Financial Aid Eligible


Non-Traditional Occupation

Total Tuition, Fees & Books: $2,110*

* Program costs vary per student based on the apprenticeship selected. This estimated cost includes general education courses only. Please contact us at 715-833-6300 for more details.

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Program Outcomes

CVTC graduates are ready for the workforce. Each year, we send our graduates the Graduate Follow-Up Survey asking several questions related to employment. Here are the program outcomes and job data.


Yearly Salary

Our recent Technical Studies - Journeyworker graduates reported an average starting salary of $88,996.



67% of our recent Technical Studies - Journeyworker graduates got a job in the industry.


Credits to Other Institutions

Should you choose to continue your education after you leave CVTC, we have agreements in place with several institutions to ensure an easy transfer.

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Program Courses

These are a few of the courses you will take in this program. Courses and the recommended sequence change from year to year; once you are enrolled in a program at CVTC you will be given a recommended course sequence that outlines what courses you should take and the order in which to take them.

You may search for available courses. If you are ever unsure of what courses to take, talk to your academic advisor. If you are looking for course information for previous years, check out our past catalogs.

Here are a few of the courses you can take in the Technical Studies - Journeyworker program.

Sample Courses

Technical Reporting
Students prepare and present oral and written technical reports. Types of reports may include lab and field reports, proposals, technical letters and memos, technical research reports, and case studies.

Psychology of Human Relations
Students will become acquainted with the basic theories and concepts of psychology and human behavior, enabling them to be more effective in their work and personal lives.

Students will learn about scarcity, resources, alternative economic systems, growth, supply and demand, monetary and fiscal policy, inflation, unemployment, and global economic issues.

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Related Programs & Certificates

Whether you're looking to continue your learning to another program or to gain continuing education credit, CVTC offers a variety of learning opportunities for students.

Degrees & Diplomas

Electrical Maintenance, Technical Diploma

Welding, Technical Diploma

Continue Your Learning

CVTC can help you achieve your learning goals whether you are looking to advance your career or enrich your personal life.

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Admission Requirements

Each program requires specific requirements a student must meet to be considered for admissions to this program.

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Advising Tips

We have compiled helpful tips and general information for students in this program.

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