Clinton Gray, Department Chair
Email address: GrayCJ@alfredstate.edu
Tim Rohrer, Program Coordinator
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The building construction program will provide you with instruction in the basic skills required of the carpenter and the mason in the construction of residential or other light-frame commercial and masonry buildings. You will also gain extensive experience in building layout, foundations, framing, sheathing, exterior and interior trim, block work, brick, and concrete construction.
Alfred State building trades: building construction graduates may enter directly into the construction supervision BTech or technology management BBA degree program. Graduates who have credit for freshman composition, statistics, literature, history, and speech may complete the baccalaureate program in two additional years; others may complete the program in two-and-one-half years.
Employment and continuing education rate of 100 percent – 53 percent are employed; 47 percent continued their education.
A list of required tools, equipment, PPE, etc. for all of the programs mentioned above can be found at http://www.alfredstate.edu/tool-lists.
A tier 1 laptop computer is required for students entering this degree program. Laptop specifications are available at www.alfredstate.edu/required-laptops.
|BLCT||1202||Portable Tools & Fastening Sys||2|
|BLCT||1002||Intro to Construction Safety||2|
|BLCT||1212||Foundation Systems & Layout||2|
|BLCT||1206||Building Construction Lab I||6|
|BLCT||2202||Insulation and Drywall||2|
|BLCT||2212||Exterior Building Envelope||2|
|BLCT||2232||Siding and Cornices||2|
|BLCT||2242||Wood Products & Fabrication||2|
|BLCT||2252||Intro to Print Reading & Estim||2|
|BLCT||2206||Building Construction Lab II||6|
|BLCT||3622||Advanced Print-reading & Estim||2|
|BLCT||3632||Exterior Construction Details||2|
|BLCT||3606||Building Construction Lab III||6|
|BLCT||4302||Basic CAD-Residential Drawing||2|
|BLCT||4332||Green Building & Bldg Science||2|
|BLCT||4402||Wheeled Finishing & Grading||2|
|BLCT||4306||Building Construction Lab IV||6|
Recommended: Algebra and Geometry
Applicants in the building trades: building construction program must be able to meet the following physical requirements:
Students who believe they need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program may contact Melanie Ryan in the Office of Accessibility Services (OAS). This office may be contacted by email at DisabilityServices@alfredstate.edu or by phone at 607-587-4506. Please keep in mind that some accommodations may take time to implement, so students seeking accommodations are encouraged to contact OAS as early as possible.
A student must successfully complete all courses in the prescribed four-semester program and earn a minimum cumulative index of 2.0, which is equivalent to a “C” average.