Construction Technology

How many professionals in other industries can point at the brand-new hospital in town and say, "I helped to build that"? Whether it's a road, a home, a sewage system or a school, the things you build matter to the people in your community. At the end of every workday, you'll be able to see the progress you and your team have made, and watching that progress turn into a completed project is one of the most rewarding parts of a construction job.

The Construction Technology program offers the most comprehensive construction education available in the region with concentrations in plumbing, estimating, scheduling, plan-reading and codes.

This program prepares students for careers in construction supervision to activities involving project management, cost estimating, building materials and project scheduling. Students of this program range from construction professionals looking for the occasional class to improve their job skills to students wanting to jump-start their careers. Most classes are scheduled in the evenings, allowing students to further their education without interrupting their work schedule.

Why choose the Construction Technology program at WCCC?

  • The most comprehensive construction education available in the region
  • New equipment and facilities
  • Hands-on, application-based curriculum

The Associate of Applied Science in Construction Technology degree with an emphasis on supervision prepares students for a wide range of opportunities in the construction field that require management skills. The curriculum incorporates courses in building materials and testing; estimating, planning and scheduling; project management; and other supervisory and Essential Learning courses that develop management skills.

Academic Requirements

Career Opportunities

  • Estimators
  • Schedulers
  • Building inspector
  • Cement mason
  • Concrete finisher
  • Purchasing manager
  • Sales agent
  • Crew supervisor
  • Project manager

Gainful Employment

Construction Technology- 46.0000

Program Faculty

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Glen Hoff

Instructor of Construction Technology

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Richard Lahe

Instructor Construction Technology