Construction Technologies Technical Diploma | Northcentral Technical College

Construction Technologies

Technical Diploma

The Construction Technologies Technical Diploma program is designed for learners seeking foundational knowledge in the construction industry. Learners will gain an understanding of construction methods, estimating processes and construction documentation within the residential building sector. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the Architectural Design & Technology Associate Degree program. Potential occupations include: Project Manager, Carpenter, Product & Pricing Specialist, Estimator, Project Coordinator, Project Supervisor, Sales Support and Carpenter Assistant.

program at a Glance

Construction Technologies 21 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo -
  • Medford -
  • Phillips -
  • Spencer -
  • Wittenberg -

Approximate Cost

$3,545 (Tuition: $2867, Books: $678)

Average Starting Salary

$24,960 According to Economic Modeling Specialists International.

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program Outcomes

  • Describe best practices in construction methods
  • Apply proper management techniques to construction projects
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of estimating construction projects
  • Explain key terms and concepts associated with construction practices
  • Apply codes and regulations in construction practices
  • Explore the role of systems approach in construction

Potential Careers

  • Project Manager
  • Carpenter
  • Product and Pricing Specialist
  • Estimator
  • Project Coordinator
  • Project Supervisor
  • Sales Support
  • Carpenter Assistant

Course List

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Course List

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Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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