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Degrees and certificates in the Construction Technology program may lead to the following jobs or careers:
review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options.
All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth. Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence
You can prepare for an entry-level job in many construction areas. Or continue your education in a four-year program. Since you’ll have a foundation for other construction-related programs, you can try out various crafts to find the right fit. Career options include positions as field engineers, estimators, building inspectors, insurance and manufacturing representatives, field supervisors, subcontractors and builders.
CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase over the next decade of 24% for cost estimators; 23% for construction carpenters; and 22% for building inspectors.
Your career path will depend on your level of continued education, professional certifications, experience, company size and region of the country.