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    May 30, 2023  
MCCC College Catalog 2022-23 
MCCC College Catalog 2022-23

Construction Management Technology, A.A.S.

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Associate of Applied Science Degree

The associate of applied science degree with specialization in construction management technology is designed to provide individuals with a sound background for rewarding careers in the construction industry. The program is structured to provide training in both the technical and business components of this industry. Technical courses examine the materials, processes and systems used in construction. The business courses teach basic business practices and computer skills.

Career Opportunities

The program will be valuable for students seeking entry-level positions, as well as individuals who are currently in the construction field seeking to enhance their employment opportunities. Graduates of the program will have sufficient knowledge of the construction process to make a valuable contribution in both the field and office environment.

They will be prepared for entry-level employment in the following areas:

  • Architectural drafter
  • Assistant construction superintendent
  • Construction inspector
  • Construction supervisor
  • Estimators
  • Land planning technician/Surveying technician
  • Materials sales engineer
  • Quality control technician
  • Specifications writer trainee
  • Structural engineering technician

Transfer Information

Although this program is a two-year occupational program designed to prepare students for employment, four-year colleges and universities may accept much of this curriculum in transfer. Construction management students who wish to pursue the 3+1 transfer program to Eastern Michigan University or the 2+2 transfer program to Wayne State University are advised to meet with a program faculty member for alternate course selections before registering for classes.

For information regarding transfer opportunities for this, or any program, please visit the Transfer section of the MCCC website.

Note: The following codes identify courses that satisfy MCCC’s General Education Requirements :
(C1) GE Natural Sciences Competency
(C2) GE Mathematics Competency
(C3) GE Writing Competency
(C4) GE Computer Literacy Competency
(C5) GE Human Experience Competency
(C6) GE Social Systems Competency

Required General Education Courses

See the General Education Requirements  in the college catalog or on the college website ( for a list of courses that satisfy the General Education Learning Competencies.

Required Courses and Sequence

* MATH 119 - Elementary Technical Mathematics  and MATH 124 - Technical Mathematics II  are required for students whose goal is to complete the associate of applied science degree and seek employment. MATH 157 - College Algebra  and MATH 159 - Trigonometry and Analytical Geometry  are recommended for students interested in transferring to a four-year institution. Other MATH courses may be selected for transfer depending on the student’s choice of transfer institution. Students interested in transfer are encouraged to seek the assistance of a faculty advisor or admissions counselor.

Total Degree Requirements: 66 credits

Total Degree Costs: 81-82 minimum billable contact hours

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