Highland Community College

HCC main line numbers have changed. Atchison/Tech Center: 785-442-6180; Perry Center: 785-442-6400; Western Center: 785-442-6240; Wamego Center: 785-442-6280; Online: 785-442-6170. The main menu for HCC Campus has changed as well.

Construction Technology (1 yr)

Are you good with a hammer and nails? Construction Technology is the program for you!

Gain practical experience by building a house. From the foundation to the finishing touches, you'll participate in building a house!  Full-time students can enter the workforce at the completion of this nine-month program. 

Visit Highland Community College Technical Center for a tour of our Construction Technology Program. 913-367-6204.

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Note: A student must complete either 2 – 1 year programs or 1 -- 2 year program, plus take these general studies classes in order to be awarded an Associate in Applied Science degree. Technical courses can be no more than 5 years old.


 2017 Construction Technology House

Currently for sale

1197 A Last Chance Road, Troy, KS

1608 sq. ft. of living space on main level

5 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath, 2 car garage, covered deck, walk-out finished rec room, storm shelter.






1 Year Technical Degree Program

First Semester   Credits
BTT105 Safety for the Building Trades 1
BTT106 Intro to Craft Skills 3
BTT109 Carpentry Basics 4
BTT111 Roof Framing 3
BTT119 Floors, Walls, & Ceiling Framing 4
BTT121 Residential Concrete Construction 2
  Total for First Semester 17
Second Semester    
BTT155 Res. Interior Finish Carpentry 5
BTT159 Windows, Doors, & Stairs 3
BTT170 Res Painting & Finishing 4
CST105 Industrial Computer Applications 2
  Total for Second Semester 14
  Total Credits for Certificate 31