Certificate Information

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail



Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses within the program.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Pre-Contracting Licensing program prepares the student for a career as a general contractor. Before one can practice as a general contractor, the State of Arizona requires that a passing score is obtained on the general contractor’s exam. With this certificate student will gain the knowledge and develop the skills required to function as a junior contractor and/or to help them prepare for the state general contracting exam.

Required Courses Credits: 21

BLT263Building Codes3
CNS175Working Drawing Analysis: Blueprint Reading3
CNS180Building Construction Methods, Materials, and Equipment3
CNS181Cost Estimating I3
CNS200Construction Management: Field Operation3
CNS201Construction Management: Office Operation3
CNS282ACVolunteerism for Construction: A Service Learning Experience (3) OR
CNS290ACConstruction Internship (3) OR
CNS296WCCooperative Education (3) OR
CNS298ACSpecial Projects (3)3

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View MCCCD's program website for the Certificate of Completion in Pre-Contractor Licensing (https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm?id=23927).

Major: 5509
First Term: 2009 Fall
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 21
CIPS code: 15.1303
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Architecture and Construction
Instructional Council: Drafting (24)
GPA: 2.00