Construction Engineering Major

Construction Technology - Construction Engineering Major

Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6170

The Construction Engineering Major is designed to provide students with the knowledge, cognitive skills and hands-on experience necessary for the competent performance in an entry-level construction position. Employment opportunities exist in a variety of residential and commercial construction companies. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership. 

For more information about this degree, please contact Glenn Vasiloff at 440-366-7009 or

Fall Semester (First Year)
TECN 111 Technical Problem Solving 3
CNST 121 Construction Document Reading 3
CNST 122 Introduction to Carpentry 4
MTHM 121  Technical Mathematics I > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1

Spring Semester (First Year)
CNST 120 Introduction to HVAC 2
CNST 123 Introduction to Electrical Wiring 2
EMCH 111 Statics for Technology > 3
EMCH 112 Engineering Materials 3
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
MTHM 122 Technical Mathematics II > 3

Fall Semester (Second Year)
CADD 111 Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting * 2
CNST 124 Introduction to Plumbing 2
CNST 201 Surveying > 3
CNST 205 Construction Estimating > 3
EMCH 211 Strength of Materials > 4
Social Science Elective ^^ 3

Spring Semester (Second Year)
ARTS 254 History of American Architecture > 3
ENGL 164 College Composition II with Technical Topics > 3
PHYC 151 General Physics I > 5
Construction Elective ~ 4
Total Credit Hours: 63

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. * Indicates that this course has a prerequisite or may be taken concurrently.
3. ^^ Course selected from the following list: HSTR 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 252, 267; PLSC 156; PSYH 151; SOCY 151.
4. ~ Indicates that a student may substitute Work-Based Learning (CNST 287, 288, and/or 289) for one or more credit hours for this elective. Please make an appointment with your counselor for assistance.
5. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established   January 2011
Revised         November 2014
Effective        May 2015



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