Sonoran Desert Institute is a DEAC accredited online gunsmithing school that specializes in firearms technology and offers students the opportunity to learn how to become a gunsmith, how to operate a firearms business, and other aspects of the firearms industry. Fill out this form to start your gunsmithing education now!

Programs

SDI offers the following programs designed to help you reach your goals, no matter where you are in your career. We welcome students from all stages of life, from recent high school graduates to military veterans. SDI equips all students with the skills they need to pursue a career in firearms technology.

Associate of Science in Firearms Technology


The Associate of Science in Firearms Technology Degree program consists of 60 semester credit hours broken into 4, 16-week semesters.

Certificate in Firearms Technology – Gunsmithing


The Certificate in Firearms Technology – Gunsmithing program consists of 32 semester credit hours broken into 2, 16-week semesters.

There are so many branches of general gunsmithing, and SDI’s coursework and programs allowed me to get my foot in the door to places that I don’t know I’d have been able to otherwise.

Benjamin Turner2017 Associate of Science in Firearms Technology Degree Graduate