Associate of Applied Science in Construction Technology
(68 Credits Hours)

Program description and Course Requirements

The Associate of Applied Science in Construction Technology degree is designed to provide the opportunity for an individual student to develop competent skills for employability in the construction industry. Students gain two levels of industry certification through their pathway to an AAS degree in Construction Technologies. Each level marks a progression in career readiness with students ready for employment at the first level.

The programs starts with safety culture and its importance in the construction crafts including the role of OSHA in job-site safety. It continues through basic construction techniques utilizing Industry Standard Curriculum adopted from the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). Students’ progress in the AAS Degree Program as they escalate in levels of Industry Standard Certification, each level eligible for certification completion and state of employability.

Please consult with your advisor for current transferability information.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (15):

Communications (3):

Select course from General Education Requirements 3cr

Arts & Design (6):

ARCH 1120 Intro to Architecture 3cr
Select course from General Education Requirements 3cr

Humanities (3):

Select course from General Education Requirements 3cr

Social & Behavioral Sciences (3):

Select course from General Education Requirements 3cr

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY CORE (53):

CNST 101 Layout & Framing 4cr
CNST 103 Exterior Finishing 4cr
CNST 104 NCCER Core 4cr
CNST 105 Interior Finishing 4cr
CNST 106
   CNST 208
Cabinet Building OR
   Furniture Construction
4cr
CNST 109 Plumbing Theory 3cr
CNST 115 Concrete Pouring & Finishing 4cr
CNST 118 Alternative Building Construction 4cr
CNST 121 Electrical Wiring 4cr
CNST 124 Sustainable Energy-Photovoltaic Systems 4cr
CNST 174 Design for Green Building 4cr
CNST 175 Blueprint Reading 3cr
SUST 250 Home Energy Audits 3cr
CNST 295 Practicum 4cr