Be a builder! In the Construction Technology program you will learn to cut, fit and assemble wood and other materials for the construction of residential and commercial buildings and other structures.
In this field you can work as a journey-level carpenter, general contractor, specialty trade contractor or independent contractor in light or heavy construction as well as many other related trades in the construction industry.
Instruction involves off-campus sites that may vary each term. Different projects are reviewed to fit the nature of work and desired skills you seek.
Employment opportunities are expected to remain high. One-fourth of the workers in this profession are self-employed.
Program Cost Estimate - 2017-18
Construction Technology - 2 Year Degree
Resident Tuition and student fees - $12,174
Program Specific Fees - $450
Tools - $250
Books - $1,720
Total - $14,594
Construction Technology - 1 Year Certificate
Resident Tuition and student fees - $6,339
Program Specific Fees - $160
Tools - $250
Books - $900
Total - $7,649
Costs are based on resident tuition. Consult Lane's website for updated tuition and fees. International students should seek advice with the international office at Lane Community College for program costs.
What's the Construction Technology program at Lane like?
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