Building Construction Technology - Certificate of Completion

Doña Ana Community College

2020-21 Catalog

(43-44 credits)

NOTE: Students must earn a final grade of C- or better in all BCT, DRFT, OETS, and TCEN courses, and achieve a cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0.

Students must complete all University certificate requirements to total at least 43-44 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Prefix Title Credits
Related Requirements
OETS 104Basic Mathematics for Technicians3-4
or OETS 118 Mathematics for Technicians
Technical Requirements
BCT 101Introduction to Construction I2
BCT 102Introduction to Construction II2
BCT 103Introduction to Construction Laboratory3
BCT 109Plumbing I3
BCT 110Blueprint Reading for Building Trades4
BCT 114Basic Carpentry3
BCT 115Carpentry Level I3
BCT 116Basic Carpentry Lab2
BCT 217Building and the Environment3
TCEN 105Building Analyst I3
TCEN 106Building Analyst II3
Technical Electives
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Plumbing II3
Computer Drafting Fundamentals3
Building Envelope3
Advisor approved BCT or TCEN elective3
Total Credits43-44

(43-44 credits)

A Suggested Plan of Study

The contents of this roadmap may vary depending on initial student placement in mathematics and English. This is only a suggested plan of study for students, and is not intended as a contract.  Individual student academic plans may vary. Please contact your academic advisor to create a plan that works for you. Course availability may vary from fall to spring semester and may be subject to modification or change. 

NOTE: Students must earn a final grade of C- or better in all BCT, DRFT, OETS, and TCEN courses, and achieve a cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0.

Students must complete all University certificate requirements to total at least 43 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
BCT 101 Introduction to Construction I 2
BCT 102 Introduction to Construction II 2
BCT 103 Introduction to Construction Laboratory 3
OETS 104
Basic Mathematics for Technicians
or Mathematics for Technicians
3-4
Technical Elective 3
Plumbing II
or Computer Drafting Fundamentals
or Building Envelope
 
 Credits13-14
Semester 2
BCT 109 Plumbing I 3
BCT 110 Blueprint Reading for Building Trades 4
BCT 114 Basic Carpentry 3
BCT 115 Carpentry Level I 3
BCT 116 Basic Carpentry Lab 2
TCEN 105 Building Analyst I 3
 Credits18
Semester 3
BCT 217 Building and the Environment 3
TCEN 106 Building Analyst II 3
Technical Elective 3
Plumbing II
or Computer Drafting Fundamentals
or Building Envelope
 
Advisor approved BCT or TCEN elective 3
 Credits12
 Total Credits43-44