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These curriculums are designed to prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the fields of architecture, construction, construction management, and other associated professions.
Course work includes instruction in sustainable building and design, print reading, building codes, estimating, construction materials and methods, and other topics related to design and construction occupations.
Graduates of this pathway should qualify for entry-level jobs in architectural, engineering, construction and trades professions as well as positions in industry and government.
A program that prepares individuals to supervise, manage, and inspect construction sites, buildings, and associated facilities. Includes instruction in site safety, personnel supervision, labor relations, diversity training, construction documentation, scheduling, resource and cost control, bid strategies, rework prevention, construction insurance and bonding, accident management and investigation, applicable law and regulations, and communication skills.
Upon successful completion of the Construction Management Technology degree, the graduate should be able to:
- Demonstrate the basic skills to be a supervisor in the construction industry
- Supervise safety at a construction jobsite and qualify for OSHA 30-HR Training Certificate
- Create schedules, budgets, and plans for a construction project
- Interpret construction blueprints
- Estimate material for a small building project
- Apply NC Building Codes to a building project
Students enrolled in this program may be required to travel “to and from” job sites, associated with required “hands on” laboratory work. Students may be required to arrive on campus up to 30 minutes prior to class start times, to accommodate travel.