Preparatory Plumbing

This program prepares students for a plumbing apprenticeship, and it offers the basic knowledge and skills similar to parts of an apprentice’s first year of training. As a program graduate applying for an apprenticeship, you will be able to demonstrate your commitment to the trade, and will possess entry-level skills for a plumbing apprenticeship. This program also is appropriate for individuals interested in other piping trades. 

Career Outlook: State law requires that only properly licensed plumbers be permitted to install and repair plumbing systems in dwellings, structures and businesses, and these services are in demand. 

Career Pathway: This program features exploratory courses that count toward a credential. Contact an MATC advisor for information.

Program Name: 
Preparatory Plumbing
Program Number: 
31-427-1
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
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  • Program is part of a stackable pathway at this college. Click icon for career pathways rep.
  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
*It is strongly recommended you secure the agreement with the institution you intend to transfer to.

Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: 
$24,958