Associate in Applied Science in Construction Management

Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • Students should meet with an academic advisor to develop an individual education plan that meets their academic and career goals. Use the Pathway Planner tool in your Student Center to manage your plan.
  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by current district placement measures and/or completion of 100-200 level course and/or program requirements.
  • Degree and transfer seeking students may be required to successfully complete a MCCCD First Year Experience Course (FYE) within the first two semesters at a MCCCD College. Courses include FYE101 and FYE103. Course offerings will vary by college. See an academic, program, or faculty advisor for details.
  • Consult with your faculty mentor or academic advisor to determine educational requirements, including possible university transfer options, for your chosen career field.

Pathway Map Options

There are multiple options available for this pathway map. These options vary depending on the locations, partners, and available tracks of the award.

These pathway map options may share some common coursework. To explore what additional coursework may be required, select your desired option from the list below. Once selected, the list of courses and any associated details will be automatically updated in the course sequence below. The differences between individual pathway map options may only be a few courses.

Full-time Sequence

Full-time status is 12 credits to 18 credits per semester.

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Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON100 Introduction to Construction 2
CON101 Construction and Culture Critical course Gateway course H, HU 3
CON244 Working Drawing Analysis: Blueprint Reading 3
CON252 Building Construction Methods, Materials, and Equipment 3
Specialization Specialization Option 3–6
AAA/CPD115 or
AAA/CPD150 or
AAA/CPD150AC or
CPD104
Creating College Success or Strategies for College Success or Educational and Career Planning or Career and Personal Development 0–3

Term 2

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 2
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS224 or
CON241 or
MGT229 or
MGT253
Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows or Surveying or Management and Leadership I or Owning and Operating a Small Business Note: Students intending to transfer to ASU to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology should select CON241 or SB 3
CON262 Introduction International Residential Code (IRC) 3
CON271 Construction Safety 3
ECN211 or
ECN212
Macroeconomic Principles or Microeconomic Principles Note: Both ECN211 and ECN212 are required for ASU`s Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology SB 3
ENG101 or
ENG107
First-Year Composition or First-Year Composition for ESL FYC 3
Specialization Specialization Option 0–3

Term 3

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 3
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON243 Heavy Construction Equipment, Methods, and Materials 3
CON251 Microcomputers for Constructors 3
CON263 Building Codes 3
CRE101 College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking OR Equivalent as indicated by assessment L 0–3
ENG102 or
ENG108
First-Year Composition or First-Year Composition for ESL FYC 3
SG or
SQ
Natural Sciences General or Natural Sciences Quantitative May be met by PHY111 in Specialization II

CON106 Recommended
SG or SQ 0–4
Specialization Specialization Option 0–4

Term 4

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 4
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
COM100 or
COM110 or
COM225 or
COM230
Introduction to Human Communication or Interpersonal Communication or Public Speaking or Small Group Communication Note: For students intending to transfer to ASU to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology select COM225 SB or L 3
CON220 or
CON221
Statics Application for Construction or Applied Statics Note: Students intending to transfer to ASU to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology should select CON221 3
CON223 Strength of Materials 3
CON273 Electrical Construction Fundamentals 3
Specialization Specialization Option 3

General Electives

For students intending to transfer to Arizona State University to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology, the following courses are recommended to ensure junior standing at the time of transfer:

A list of additional, alternative, or supplemental courses for this pathway map
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
ECN211 or
ECN212
Macroeconomic Principles or Microeconomic Principles SB 3
MAT206 Elements of Statistics CS 3
HU and
C
Humanities, Fine Arts & Design and Cultural Diversity in the US HU and C 3

Part-time Sequence

Part-time status is 11 credit hours or less.

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Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON100 Introduction to Construction 2
CON101 Construction and Culture Critical course Gateway course H, HU 3
AAA/CPD115 or
AAA/CPD150 or
AAA/CPD150AC or
CPD104
Creating College Success or Strategies for College Success or Educational and Career Planning or Career and Personal Development 0–3

Term 2

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 2
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON252 Building Construction Methods, Materials, and Equipment 3
Specialization Specialization Option 3–6

Term 3

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 3
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS224 or
CON241 or
MGT229 or
MGT253
Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows or Surveying or Management and Leadership I or Owning and Operating a Small Business Note: Students intending to transfer to ASU to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology should select CON241 or SB 3
CON244 Working Drawing Analysis: Blueprint Reading 3
Specialization Specialization Option 0–3

Term 4

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 4
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON243 Heavy Construction Equipment, Methods, and Materials 3
ECN211 or
ECN212
Macroeconomic Principles or Microeconomic Principles Note: Both ECN211 and ECN212 are required for ASU`s Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology SB 3

Term 5

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 5
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON262 Introduction International Residential Code (IRC) 3
ENG101 or
ENG107
First-Year Composition or First-Year Composition for ESL FYC 3

Term 6

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 6
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
ENG102 or
ENG108
First-Year Composition or First-Year Composition for ESL FYC 3
SG or
SQ
Natural Sciences General or Natural Sciences Quantitative May be met by PHY111 in Specialization II

CON106 Recommended
SG or SQ 0–4
Specialization Specialization Option 0–4

Term 7

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 7
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON220 or
CON221
Statics Application for Construction or Applied Statics Note: Students intending to transfer to ASU to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology should select CON221 3
CON263 Building Codes 3
CRE101 College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking OR Equivalent as indicated by assessment L 0–3

Term 8

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 8
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON251 Microcomputers for Constructors 3
CON223 Strength of Materials 3

Term 9

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 9
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
COM100 or
COM110 or
COM225 or
COM230
Introduction to Human Communication or Interpersonal Communication or Public Speaking or Small Group Communication Note: For students intending to transfer to ASU to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology select COM225 SB or L 3
CON273 Electrical Construction Fundamentals 3

Term 10

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 10
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CON271 Construction Safety 3
Specialization Specialization Option 3

General Electives

For students intending to transfer to Arizona State University to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Technology, the following courses are recommended to ensure junior standing at the time of transfer:

A list of additional, alternative, or supplemental courses for this pathway map
Course Number Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
ECN211 or
ECN212
Macroeconomic Principles or Microeconomic Principles SB 3
MAT206 Elements of Statistics CS 3
HU and
C
Humanities, Fine Arts & Design and Cultural Diversity in the US HU and C 3

Pathway Map Option Details

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Course Area Key

Gateway Course = Generally the first major-specific course in a pathway.

Critical Course = A course that is highly predictive of future success in a pathway.