Perkinston Campus

About the Program

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.

Degree Options and Requirements

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to four-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete a MGCCC Board-approved Technical Skills Attainment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.

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Commercial and Residential Construction Technology Coursework

For class times, visit the MGCCC class schedules.

Commercial and Residential Construction Certificate

Semester One

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
LLS 1721 Employment Readiness 1**

Semester Two

Course Credit(s)
CRM 1223 - Surface Finishes 3
CRM 1414 - Plumbing 4
CRM 1514 - Electrical 4
CRM 1614 - Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning 4

Total Credits: 30/31

Commercial and Residential Construction  Diploma

Semester Three

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 5

Total Credits: 15

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Course Credit(s)
ENG 1113 / 1114 English Composition I or ENG 1033 Technical English 3/4
SPT 1113 Public Speaking I or SPT 2172 Interpersonal Communication 3/2**
Math/Natural Science Elective 3/4*
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3

Total Credits: 14/17


Please refer to “The Credit by Non-Traditional Means” regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

* MAT 1033, MAT 1313 or higher or any laboratory science.

** SPT 1113 – Public Speaking I or LLS 1721 – Employment Readiness AND SPT 2172 – Interpersonal Communication

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For information on how to become a student at MGCCC, orientation, registration, and degree programs, please call (228) 896-2536 or email

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