Associate in Applied Science
Chairperson: Dr. Christine M. LaPlante
Hudson Hall, Room 129, (518) 629-7355
Mission: The mission of the Construction Technology program is to meet the educational needs of the construction industry by training entry-level construction managers and by providing continuing education for construction employees.
Program Objectives: A graduate of the Construction Technology program will be able to:
- perform necessary surveys for construction site layout;
- interpret construction drawings and perform quantity surveys and estimates;
- plan, schedule and coordinate residential or commercial construction;
- prepare drawings for a residential or commercial construction project and apply appropriate building codes;
- perform shop and field calculations required for steel and concrete structures;
- perform basic computer applications in a construction office;
- interpret materials specifications;
- apply management principles to a construction project; and
- assist in the layout and development of subdivisions.
This program trains the student in the field of construction management. There is a growing need for people trained in management in construction.
Program Entrance Requirements
|Algebra and geometry or 2 units of equivalent academic math (70 or above in each course)
||Fall and Spring
||70 or above
The estimated cost of books for the student enrolled in the first full-time term as outlined would be approximately $705.