Residential Building Technology, Certificate


Certificate in Residential Building Technology (299105C)

The certificate program in Residential Building Technology is aimed at providing knowledge and skills to anyone planning to work in the building construction industry. This certificate may be earned independently of earning a degree, but all coursework can be applied to an AAS degree or the BS degree in Construction Engineering Technology. Some courses have prerequisites, consult department with questions about requirements.

The following information has official approval of The Department of Civil Engineering and The College of Engineering and Polymer Science, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Certificate in Residential Building Technology” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record.


Required Courses13
Total Hours13

Required Courses 

COET:131Building Construction2
COET:150Plan Reading2
COET:245Construction Estimating3
COET:310Residential Building Construction3
COET:356Safety in Construction3
Total Hours13