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Coordinator: O'Connor, Patrick M
Office: Technical Building I, Room 104
Address: 855 E. Lavaca St., Beaumont, TX 77705
Phone: (409) 839-2004

The Department of Technology offers an Associate of Applied Science Degree and a Certificate of Completion in Commercial and Residential Construction. The goal of the program is to produce a graduate who has the requisite skills to be employed in local construction businesses. Students can expect to learn blueprint reading, estimating, tools, techniques, construction methods, construction materials, construction techniques and management. Students will also learn mechanical, plumbing, and electrical systems, building codes and inspections, and computer-aided construction scheduling.

Student attend classes at Lamar Institute of Technology and an off campus location, The Associated General Contractors (AGC) Construction Facility.


Degree Plan for Associate of Applied Science in Commercial and Residential Construction Technology
Institutional Requirements
DORI 0200College Success Skills2 : 2 : 0
General Education Courses
COSC 1301Introduction to Computing3 : 3 : 0
ENGL 1301Composition I3 : 3 : 0
HUMA 1315Fine Arts Appreciation3 : 3 : 0
MATH 1332Contemporary Mathematics I3 : 3 : 0
SOCI 1301Introduction to Sociology3 : 3 : 0
 or 
PSYC 2301General Psychology3 : 3 : 0
Program Requirements
CNBT 1201Introduction to the Construction Industry2 : 2 : 0
CNBT 1302Mechanical, Plumbing & Electrical Systems in Construction I3 : 2 : 4
CNBT 1311Construction Methods and Materials I3 : 2 : 3
CNBT 1316Construction Technology I3 : 2 : 4
CNBT 1318Construction Tools and Techniques3 : 2 : 3
CNBT 1342Building Codes and Inspections3 : 2 : 2
CNBT 1346Construction Estimating I3 : 2 : 3
CNBT 1350Construction Technology II3 : 2 : 4
CNBT 1353Construction Technology III3 : 2 : 4
CNBT 2304Construction Materials, Methods and Equipment3 : 2 : 3
CNBT 2335Computer-Aided Construction Scheduling3 : 2 : 2
CNBT 2340Mechanical, Plumbing & Electrical Systems in Construction II3 : 2 : 4
CNBT 2342Construction Management I3 : 2 : 4
CNBT 2344Construction Management II3 : 2 : 4
DFTG 1325Blueprint Reading and Sketching3 : 2 : 2
OSHT 1309Physical Hazards Control3 : 3 : 0
Program Credits : Lecture Hours : Lab Hours62 : 48 : 46