Construction Technology

Construction Technology

Build a solid foundation for a career in construction. Prepare for highly skilled jobs in residential or commercial building or become an independent contractor.

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What is Construction Technology?

The Construction Technology Program prepares students with the skills and knowledge necessary for a career in building homes and businesses. Students will study blueprint reading, site layout, foundation work, rough framing, roofing, finish work, cost estimating, and material preparation for construction sites as well as practical experience in the carpentry shop.

average base pay
Based on research conducted by the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS) in 2016 for the state of Kentucky.
$39,286
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low: $27k med: $39k high: $61k

What are my career options?

Carpenters work in the construction of buildings, with specialty trade contractors, manufacturing firms, government agencies, retail establishments, and a wide variety of other industries.

Construction Technology Career Median Annual
SalaryBased on research conducted by the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS) in 2016 for the state of Kentucky.
Painter, Interior Finish $35,724
Painter, Paper Hanger $35,724
Dry Waller $35,230
Basic Carpenter $32,924
Acoustical Carpenter $35,230
Residential Roofer $34,077
Residential Site Layout Assistant $32,924
Carpenter Helper $32,924
Construction Forms Helper $32,924
Rough Carpenter $39,286
Residential Carpenter $39,286
Finish Carpenter $39,286
Construction Carpenter $39,286
Construction Technology $39,286

What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?

Diploma

Certificates

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Length of Program

You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

 

Program Contact

Randall Haney
Construction Technology
Program Coordinator
randell.haney@kctcs.edu