The Hottest Careers And The Coolest Programs…

By Sarah Hoffbeck

We heart the HVAC/R Technology and Plumbing programs at NDSCS. And why wouldn’t we? With over seven major construction-related programs at NDSCS, a career in HVAC/R or plumbing will launch you straight into the high-demand construction industry.

HVAC/R (Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration)

  • Jump into a hot career in heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration
  • Learn first-hand by installing electrical heating systems, air exchange and air filtration equipment, and heating control and forced air distribution systems
  • Annual High Salary: $45,756


  • Enjoy a fast-paced career in the world of plumbing
  • Courses concentrate on real world installation experiences like installing water distribution piping and fixtures while focusing on workplace safety
  • Annual High Salary: $37,440

Student-Built Home Showcase

Still need to be convinced? See what all the hype is about and plan to attend the Student-Built Home Showcase on Saturday, February 23 from 1-5 p.m. See up-close and personal what NDSCS students from the HVAC/R, Plumbing, Building Construction and Electrical programs constructed with their own hands.

NDSCS has the blueprint for your success!