The University of New Mexico, Gallup Branch

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Carpentry Certificate Program

Certificate - Construction Technology-Carpentry Trades (31 Credits)

Opportunities for employment for holders of a one-year certificate may include: Apprentice Trainee, Cabinet Builder's Helper, and Form Carpenter's Helper.

Please consult with your advisor for current transferability information.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (9):

Communications (3):
ENGL 119 Technical Communications 3cr
Business Management & Technology (3):
IT 101 Computer Fundamentals OR
DRFT 115 AutoCAD Level I 3cr
Mathematics (3):
MATH 115 Technical Mathematics 3cr

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY CORE (22):

CNST 101 Layout and Framing 4cr
CNST 103 Exterior Finishing 4cr
CNST 105 Interior Finishing 4cr
CNST 106 Cabinet Building 4cr
CNST 175 Blueprint Reading 3cr
CNST 185 Carpentry Estimating 3cr

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCING:

Recommended Course Sequence for Full-time Students (Part-time Students should see an Academic Advisor to customize their educational plan)

Term 1 - 15cr/hrs

CNST 101 Layout and Framing 4cr
CNST 103 Exterior Finishing 4cr
CNST 106 Cabinet Building 4cr
CNST 175 Blueprint Reading 3cr

Term 2 - 16cr/hrs

CNST 105 Interior Finishing 4cr
CNST 185 Carpentry Estimating 3cr
ENGL 119 Technical Communications 3cr
IT 101 Computer Fundamentals OR
DRFT 115 AutoCAD Level I 3cr
MATH 115 Technical Mathematics 3cr
**Summer Semester as needed.

Contact / Faculty:

Construction Technology Program Coordinator:
(505) 863-7560,
Loren Leekela (Zuni Campus) (505) 782-6027.