Construction Technology

Construction Technology

About the Program

The Construction Engineering Technology program is designed to develop qualified personnel for employment in the field of construction or to enhance the workplace skills of those already employed in the industry for career advancement.

AWARD TYPES: Associate of Applied Science, Certificate Level 1

AREA OF STUDY: Construction Industry & Manufacturing

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This program is part of the

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Center of Excellence

 
 
 

The Construction Center of Excellence offers certificates, competency-based training, and associate degree programs to support the growing need for electricians, HVAC technicians, welders, industrial automation, pipefitting, stationary engineers, and general construction skills.

Degrees and Certificates

Program Outcomes

STUDENTS WILL BE ABLE TO:

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Demonstrate knowledge of safety rules and regulations. Demonstrate the proper use/selection and maintenance of hand and power tools and measuring instruments.

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Interpret and decode information found in blueprints, specifications, and applicable documents related to construction projects.

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Describe the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing components in construction and interpret applicable building codes.

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Utilize computer and related software to access, estimate, coordinate, and schedule construction projects.

Program Information

General Requirements

 

The Construction Technology program is designed to develop qualified personnel for employment in the field of construction or to enhance the workplace skills of those already employed in the industry for career advancement. Job opportunities include management and supervisory positions in construction of residential and commercial buildings and other related industries.

In addition, please note that a student may only earn one Occupational Skills Award (OSA) per academic year.

TSI testing required prior to first enrollment for all AAS degrees and Level II certificates.

Employment

 

There are 13,212 Construction Managers employed in the Greater Houston Area. This number is expected to increase by 1.6% over the next four years.

  • The estimated annual job openings is 391 jobs a year.
  • Median Wages - $30.90 hourly, $64,000 annually

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Kris Asper

Construction Technology

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