The associate of applied science degree with specialization in construction management technology is designed to provide individuals with a sound background for rewarding careers in the construction industry. The program is structured to provide training in both the technical and business components of this industry. Technical courses examine the materials, processes and systems used in construction. The business courses teach basic business practices and computer skills.
The program will be valuable for students seeking entry-level positions, as well as individuals who are currently in the construction field seeking to enhance their employment opportunities. Graduates of the program will have sufficient knowledge of the construction process to make a valuable contribution in both the field and office environment.
They will be prepared for entry-level employment in the following areas:
- Architectural drafter
- Assistant construction superintendent
- Construction inspector
- Construction supervisor
- Land planning technician
- Materials sales engineer
- Quality control technician
- Specifications writer trainee
- Structural engineering technician
In addition to the two-year associate degree program, Monroe County Community College offers two certificate program options in construction management technology. We recognize that many employers place value on a certificate, which authenticates specialized educational preparation. The programs concentrate upon core courses with skill development and job upgrading being the primary objectives. All courses taken in the certificate programs are applicable toward one of the associate of applied science degrees.