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Plumbing By the Numbers

Plumbing is an in-demand, well-paying career path both nationally and state-wide.

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Job Growth Colorado

Plumbing jobs are expected to increase in Colorado by 34% between 2016 and 2026.

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Job Growth Nationally

Plumbing jobs are expected to increase 16% nationally between 2016 and 2026.

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Median Wage Colorado

Source: O*Net Online

AAS Degree | Building & Construction Technology

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Building and Construction Technology with an emphasis in masonry provides students with technical knowledge and skills to perform residential and commercial building construction and remodeling. 

Your personalized schedule will be best determined by meeting with a Faculty Advisor.

The Building and Construction Technology program is self-paced with the exception of the general education, AEC and CAD courses. 

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Course & Credit Hours

  • CIS 118 - Introduction to PC Applications (3) or CSC 105 - Computer Literacy (3)
  • COM 115 - Public Speaking (3) or COM 225 Organizational Communication (3)
  • ENG 121 - English Composition I (3) or ENG 131 Technical Writing (3)
  • MAT 107 - Career Math (3) or higher
  • Choose Three Credit Hours
  • PSY 100 - Psychology of Workplace Relationships (3)
  • PSY 101 - General Psychology I (3)
  • SPA 101 - Conversational Spanish I (3)

Total Credit Hours: 15–16

Courses & Credit Hours

  • AEC 107 - Print Reading Residential/Commercial (3)
  • CAD 104 - CAD for Architecture (4)
  • CON 147 - Field Engineering I (3)
  • CON 157 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Core (5)

Courses & Credit Hours

  • CON 166 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Plumbing I (6)
  • CON 167 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Plumbing II (6)
  • CON 168 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Plumbing III (6)
  • CON 169 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Plumbing IV (6)
  • CON 280 - Internship (0-12) or CON 289 - Capstone: Construction (1-6)
  • PLU 207 - International Plumbing Code (4)
  • PLU 208 - International Fuel Gas Code (4)
  • PLU 250 - Plumbing Estimating and Costing (4)

Total Credit Hours for Masonry Degree Emphasis: 70

 

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Certificates

Courses and Credit Hours

  • CON 157 - Introductory Craft Skills (5)
  • CON 166 - Plumbing I (6)
  • CON 167 - Plumbing II (6)
  • PLU 207 - International Plumbing Code (4)

Total Credit Hours: 21

Courses & Credit Hours

  • AEC 233 - Construction Safety & Loss Prevention (2)
  • CON 168 - Plumbing III (6)
  • CON 169 - Plumbing IV (6)
  • PLU 208 - International Fuel Gas Code (4)
  • PLU 250 - Plumbing Estimating/Costing (3)

Total Credit Hours: 21

 

Contact Us

Faculty Contacts

Dave Frankmore
Dave.Frankmore@pikespeak.edu 
(719) 502-3260

Fernando Ponce 
Fernando.Ponce@pikespeak.edu 
719-502-3214

Advising Team

CHTSAdvising@pikespeak.edu
719-502-3232