Building Construction

  • Welcome to the Building Sciences Academy! 

     The study of construction materials and building systems.

     

     

Pathway Opportunities

    • Agriculture & Natural Resources
    • Construction Technology
    • Electrical Technology
    • Welding

Income

  • Income varies with area and degree earned

    Construction Management
       $53,000 - $145,000/yr
    Building Contractors  
       $81,590/yr
    Specialty Trade Contractors
       $78,410/yr
    Foundation, Structure & Building Exterior Contractors
       $78,880/yr
    Residential Construction
       $74,550/yr
    Green Contractors
       Wages 4 - 10% higher than general

Building Construction in Action

Skills Needed

  • Skills needed:
    math; physics; environmental science; enjoy project design and construction; problem solving skills