Construction Technology (ASCT)

Associate in Science

This program is being phased out. Students currently enrolled need to complete it by the end of the Spring/Summer 2026 semester.

If you have questions about this program please contact a program advisor or contact a general student advisor.

Academic Requirements

The Residential Construction program teaches students how to build a home from the ground up. The program offers a balance of classroom theory and hands on training. Students will also learn how to start up their own construction business.


Eastern Michigan University, several BS degrees.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: .

Adv Tech/Public Serv Careers
Heating, Ventilation, A/C Dept
Cristy Lindemann
Niki Lee
Janine Militello
First Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
CON 104   Construction Framing I 3
CON 108   Introduction to Construction Technology 2
ENG 111   Composition I 4
MTH 178   General Trigonometry 3
    Arts/Human. Elective(s) 1* 3
Total 15
Second Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
CMG 130   Construction Site Safety and OSHA Regulations 3
CON 105   Construction Framing II 3
    Speech/Comp. Elective(s) 3
PLS 112   Introduction to American Government 3

Nat. Sci. Elective(s) (not PHY)

Total 15
Third Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
CON 204   Construction Finishes - Interior 3
CON 205   Construction Finishes - Exterior 3
PHY 105   Conceptual Physics 4
    Arts/Human. Elective(s) 2* 3
    General Education Elective(s) to reach a minimum 30 General Education Credits 1
Total 14
Fourth Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
CON 220   Construction Licensing, Contracts, and Start Up 3
CON 230   Construction Production 3
CON 255   Construction Concrete and Masonry 3
    Soc. Sci. Elective(s) 2 3
    Elective(s) to reach a minimum 60 credits 4
Total 16



Total Credits Required


*SPN 111 is strongly recommended as one of the Arts/Humanities electives.