Program Description

Perkinston Campus

The Commercial and Residential Construction Technology program is designed to prepare individuals for employment opportunities in commercial and residential building general maintenance and repairs. Content of the program includes federal, state, and local codes; and basic maintenance of heating and cooling systems, ice machines, refrigerators, electrical, plumbing, welding, irrigation, and building components.

All students completing a career and technical program must complete either the MS-CPAS (Mississippi Career Planning and Assessment System) or a MGCCC Board-approved Technical Attainment Assessment where applicable. See your advisor for further details.

Commercial/Residential Construction Certificate (30 credits)

Course Credit(s)
CRM 1114 - Fundamentals of Maintenance Services 4
CRM 1123 - Maintenance Regulations 3
CRM 1134 - Mathematics and Blueprint Interpretation 4
CRM 1214 - Carpentry 4
CRM 1414 - Plumbing 4
CRM 1514 - Electrical 4
CRM 1614 - Heating ,Ventilating, and Air Conditioning 4
CRM 1223 - Surface Finishes 3

Commercial/Residential Diploma (13 credits)

Course Credit(s)
CRM 1314 - Masonry 4
CRM 1432 - Landscape Irrigation 2
CRM 1714 - Special Problems in Welding 4
CRM 2915 - Special Projects in CRM 3

A.A.S.O.E. Degree (15/16 credits)

Course Credit(s)
ENG 1113 - English Composition I 3
Social/Behavioral Sciences 3
Math/Natural Science * 3/4
Humanities/Fine Arts 3
SPT 1113 - Public Speaking I 3


*Articulated credit may be awarded for approved courses. Please refer to “The Credit by Non-Traditional Means” section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*MAT 1313 or any natural science with a lab.

**Any instructor/department chair-approved field-related elective.

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