College of Applied and Technical Studies

About This Program

The Viticulture Associate of Applied Science program provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the growing field of wine production. Through a combination of coursework and hands-on experience, you'll learn about the science of winemaking, vineyard management, and marketing. You'll also have the opportunity to participate in internships and cooperative education experiences, allowing you to gain real-world experience in the industry. Whether you're interested in starting your own vineyard or pursuing a career in the wine industry, this program provides you with the foundation needed to succeed. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
    • Mostly online
  • Location:
    • Ashtabula Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

  • -6.5% decline
  • 952,300 number of jobs
  • $68,090 potential earnings

Separating, filtering, clarifying, precipitating, and still machine setters, operators, and tenders

  • 3.5% about as fast as the average
  • 53,100 number of jobs
  • $43,100 potential earnings

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.