Learn the ins and outs of the construction industry with coursework in material specifications, plans interpretation, building codes, concrete methods, plumbing and electrical systems, residential energy fundamentals, sustainable building systems, estimating, cost control and construction supervision.
Once You Complete the Program
Play a role in a multi-faceted industry as an estimator, home builder, general contractor, construction planner, field supervisor, project manager, specialized subcontractor, material supplier or inspector.
Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Building Construction
For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.
Gain management and technical skills in many high-demand career fields, with the option to continue toward a Bachelor’s Degree at IRSC.