This program prepares graduates for entry level positions in various segments of the construction and architectural design industries. The curriculum within the program addresses application knowledge required to build and maintain sustainable housing, buildings, and communities. Graduates of the program will be prepared to enter the commercial or residential fields of construction and design, with duties such as, building layout, preparation of material quotations, material ordering, estimating and tracking costs, and managing of construction projects. Building and construction technicians find employment with residential and commercial builders, architectural firms, contractors, municipalities, and suppliers of construction materials. Related fields are equipment sales and rental, building inspection and insurance adjusting.