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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Construction Trades, Certificate

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Michael Shirley, Program Coordinator/Instructor

In the one-year Construction Trades Certificate Program, students learn the skills required in the construction industry. Students actually build a residential home or on-campus building facility while learning skills in carpentry, foundations, framing, roofing, exterior finishing, interior finishing and cabinet making.

Progression: To meet graduation requirements for this program, students must successfully complete the specified courses listed below with a “C” average (GPA of 2.0) or better. A grade of “C” or higher is required in each CCT course to progress in the program.

Minimum admission requirements (in addition to general admission requirements):

Attain a 16 composite score on the ACT;


Score a 251or higher on the ACCUPLACER NG Reading Section and a 230 or above on the ACCUPLACER NG Algebra Section;

To be considered full-time, students in the Construction Trades Program must be enrolled in 15 or more semester credit hours at MCC.

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