Careers Education

SUNY Oswego's online offerings can help busy professionals advance their career by gaining additional skills. With current skills or certification an investment in your education opens up the possibilities of becoming a teacher, consultant, resources manager, or training and development professional either within their industry, secondary education, vocational, or technical schools.

Apply coursework immediately in your current work environment, Previous education can be used to fulfill credit requirements, tuition costs may be partially tax-deductible and financial aid is available.

Architecture and Construction- grades 7-12

  • Carpentry
  • Computer Aided Drafting (CAD)
  • Drafting
  • Electrical
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  • Masonry
  • Plumbing
  • Residential/Commercial Building Maintenance and Remodeling

Arts, A/V Technology and Communications- grades 7-12

  • Commercial Art
  • Dance- Classical/Ballet
  • Dance- Modern
  • Dance Music
  • Drama
  • Media Communications
  • Printing and Lithography
  • Professional Photography
  • Textile and Design Cluster

Education and Training- grades 7-12

  • Education and Training (CTE)

Hospitality and Tourism- grades 7-12

  • Culinary Careers
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Travel Services

Human Services- grades 7-12

  • Barbering
  • Cosmetology
  • Early Childhood Development and Learning
  • Esthetics
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Human Services and Family Studies Cluster
  • Nail Specialty
  • Personal Trainer Assisting

Information Technology- grades 7-12

  • Computer Technology

Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security- grades 7-12

  • Computer Forensics
  • Cybersecurity
  • Emergency and Fire Management Services
  • Forensic Science
  • Law Enforcement Services
  • Legal Services
  • Security Operations

Manufacturing- grades 7-12

  • Electrical/Electronic Equipment Operations
  • Electro-Mechanical Equipment Operations (repair and installation)
  • Machine Tool Operation/Machine Shop
  • Optical Mechanics
  • Textile Production and Fabrication (Clothing Trades)
  • Upholstering
  • Welding

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)- grades 7-12

  • Electrical-Electronic Technology
  • Mechanical Technology

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics- grades 7-12

  • Aeronautics
  • Airframe Maintenance and Repair
  • Avionics
  • Drone Technology
  • Geospatial Intelligence/Geographic Information Systems
  • Ground Support Operations
  • Motorcycle, Marine, and Outdoor Power Equipment
  • Power Plant Maintenance and Repair
  • Vehicle Body Repair and Painting
  • Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (including heavy equipment repair)
  • Warehousing

If you would like a phone appointment to talk about our program, please visit to set up a phone appointment with Dr. Jan Woodworth. Please email us at to receive our supplemental application packet.