CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY
A.A.S. Degree - Career Program
Department: Engineering Technologies

CIP Code: 15.1001

MCC Program Code: CT01

NYSED Code (BRI): 91113

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Description

Graduates of Construction Technology will be part of a team responsible for the coordination and implementation of construction projects. Some of the duties performed would include cost estimating, project management, and project scheduling. This specialization combines these courses with knowledge of core technical courses such as elementary structures, soils, concrete, and surveying; and integrates them with their applications in the construction of buildings, roads and other projects.
(Housed in the Engineering Technologies Department)

Program Learning Outcomes

1) Perform necessary surveys for construction site layout
2) Interpret construction drawings and perform quantity surveys and estimates
3) Plan, schedule and coordinate residential, commercial or heavy construction projects
4) Update drawings for a residential, commercial or heavy construction projects
5) Interpret and apply appropriate building and structural codes
6) Perform shop and field calculations
7) Perform basic computer applications required for basic construction management
8) Prepare and interpret materials technical and general specifications
9) Apply construction management principles to a construction project
10) Select appropriate construction equipment and production control techniques for site work
11) Perform fundamental design calculations based on building, scaffolding, concrete form, or shoring loads
12) Communicate the technical requirements of a construction project to all parties involved in the construction process
13) Plan and implement a construction safety program

Employment Potential

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Requirements for Program Entrance

Intermediate Algebra with Trigonometry (or Math 104 at MCC).


Distribution RequirementsCredit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CIT 101 Surveying4
CIT 122 Construction I: Elements of Building Construction4
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
MTH 140 Technical Mathematics I3
TEK 101 Computer Applications for Technicians2
Total16
SECOND SEMESTER: 16-17 Credit Hours
CIT 123 Construction II: Heavy, Highway and Site Construction 4
PHYSICAL/HEALTH EDUCATION 2
MET 203 Technical Mechanics Statics3
MATHEMATICS ELECTIVE3-4
PHY 131 Applied Physics I4
Total16-17
THIRD SEMESTER: 15-16 Credit Hours
CIT 112 CAD for Construction 2
CIT 206 Soil and Concrete Testing4
ENG 250 Professional Communication OR
ENG 251 Technical Writing
3
ELECTIVE3-4
SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE3
Total15-16
FOURTH SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours
CIT 204 Strength of Materials3
CIT 217 Construction Management4
CIT 221 Construction Cost Estimating3
CIT 232 Construction Contracts and Specifications2
SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE3
Total15
TOTAL CREDITS62-64

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