Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

PCC's Building Construction Technology Program has been training construction professionals for over 25 years. The unique program offers learners authentic "hands-on" training in the 7500 square foot shop facility, the 20-station computer lab, and at the two acre building site. Students may earn a one-year certificate in Building Construction Technology or a two-year degree in Building Construction Technology, Construction Management, or Design/Build Remodeling. Graduates may continue their education through the Oregon Institute of Technology's Bachelor of Operations Management Program.

For Building Construction Technology, Building Construction Management and Design/Build Remodeling

Building Construction Technology

ARCH 110
Intro to Architectural Drawing
BCT 102
Residential Printreading
BCT 105
CAD for Constructors I
BCT 106
Hand Tool/Power Tool Use & Saf
BCT 127
Residential Concrete
BCT 135
Residential Building Codes
BCT 199J
Bluebeam for Construction
BCT 203
Interior Finish
BCT 206
Sustainable Const. Practices
BCT 219
Cabinetmaking I

Design/Build Remodeling Option

Design/Build students should choose from the Building Construction Technology course listing, and see the Interior Design schedule ID 238 and Architectural Design & Drafting Schedule listing for ARCH 110.

Construction Management

Construction Management students should choose from the courses listed below and from the Building Construction Technology course listing.

BCT 134
Construction Scheduling
BCT 202C
Bus. Principles for Constructi
BCT 214
Adv Construction Estimating
BCT 222
Engineering for Constructors

Cooperative Education

Students registering for cooperative education must have departmental approval. All students must contact instructors Kirk Garrison (971-722-7403) in Bldg 2/Rm 210, prior to registering for these classes.

BCT 280A
CE: Building Construction