New Student Admissions: who can enroll - getting started - more answers
the Building Construction Technology department! Students become ready to enter the competitive construction job market
as assistant superintendents, cost estimators, and construction
schedulers. Students are capable of building structures and managing
- Students with no prior experience get an
extensive hands-on curriculum, gaining knowledge and skills that prepare
them for working in the construction industry. Beginning students with
no construction experience will rarely be allowed waivers or
substitutions for first semester courses.
- Students who have construction experience should contact a Building Construction Technology instructor to discuss possible waivers or substitutions in the sequence of courses. A student
may gain college credits if adequate experience, skill, and knowledge
is exhibited via a challenge exam.
Students should ordinarily follow the Building Construction
recommended and required sequencing of courses. Students and ACC
advisors should contact the department with any questions concerning
course sequencing scheduling or full classes.
the construction classes are offered at different times in different
(for example, during the day in the spring and in the evening in the
fall), so if
a particular class isn't offered at a convenient time during the
semester, that may change in the future. Ask an instructor.
Be sure to visit the Frequently Asked Questions page for more information, including on scholarships.
New Student Admissions
Who can enroll?
You are eligible for admission if you are:
- A high school graduate or GED recipient
- A non-high school graduate who is at least 18 years old and can demonstrate skill proficiencies that support an ability to benefit from college-level instruction
- A current high school student who has completed the sophomore year or a home-schooled student who has reached 16 and is academically prepared for college-level instruction
Prospective students who do not meet any of the eligibility categories listed here should contact the Admissions and Records Office director to discuss criteria for exceptional admissions standards that may apply.
How do I get started?
I still have questions
For questions about the Building Construction Technology area, first see the Frequently Asked Questions page. If that does not answer your questions, contact one of the instructors.
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