Associate in Arts
This program prepares students for entry-level jobs in the construction industry as well as for transfer to a bachelor's degree program in construction management at a four-year college or university. Students who transfer will continue developing the skills needed to work for construction contractors, engineering/architectural firms, public agencies, or trade associations in positions such as office engineer, field engineer, safety engineer, project engineer, foreman, estimator, scheduler, expeditor, quality control engineer, inspector, material representative or independent contractor. The program transfers to Eastern Michigan University. In addition to the required courses within the degree program, students may transfer additional courses taken at WCC that will be applied to technical, business and math/science requirements for the bachelor's degree program at Eastern Michigan University.
This is a high demand, high skill and high wage program as defined by the Michigan Community College Network.
Career Outlook in Michigan
2019-2020 Academic Requirements
This program meets MTA. Students must have their transcripts certified for MTA completion by the WCC Student Records Office.
Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: Articulation Agreements.
Students must have an Academic Math Level of 4 to enroll in CMG 150. Two years of high school algebra is recommended.
- Total Credits Required
*MTH 160 should be completed at WCC to satisfy EMU's Quantitative Reasoning Requirement.
If completed at EMU, MATH 110 will be required unless waived by ACT/SAT or math placement
Students transferring to EMU should see the articulation agreement for additional courses that can be taken at WCC.