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DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES


Associate in Science Degree

To receive an Associate in Science degree from El Camino College, a student must complete at least 60 units in degree applicable college courses which must include general education requirements and course work in an approved transfer major or associate degree program. Course work toward the degree must be completed with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 or higher. A minimum of 12 of the required 60 degree applicable units must be successfully completed at El Camino College. A notation of “Graduation with Honors” is earned with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students must file an intent to graduate in the evaluations area located in the Admissions Office by the deadline date published in the schedule of classes.

At least 50% of the major requirements for the Associate in Science Degree must be completed at El Camino College.


Construction Technology Option:

Construction Technology 100 Building Fundamentals

(4 units)

Construction Technology 107abcd*
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Cabinet and Furniture Making

(2 units)

Construction Technology 110 Additions and Remodeling

 (4 units)

* One semester of

A minimum of 24 units from the following:

Architecture 180abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Design / Build Studio

(4 units)

Construction Technology 105 Residential Light Steel Framing

(2 units)

Construction Technology 121 Concrete and Formwork

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 122 Rough Framing

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 131 Roof Framing

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 132 Stair Framing

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 141 Interior Subcrafts

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 142 Exterior Subcrafts

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 150 Contract Estimating

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 160 Business and Legal Aspects of Contracting

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 172 Residential Electrical Wiring

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 180 Residential Plumbing

 (4 units)

Recommended Electives:

Architecture 150A Architectural Drafting I

(3 units)

Business 17 Personal Finance

(3 units)

Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 95abcd Cooperative Career Education

 (2-4 units)

Technical Mathematics 1 Technical Mathematics for Vocational Students

 (3 units)

Total Units: 34


Cabinet and Fine Woodworking Option:

Construction Technology 107abcd* Cabinet and Furniture Making

(2 units)

Construction Technology 108abcd* Advanced Cabinet Making Laboratory

(1 unit )

Construction Technology 109abcd* Application and Installation of Euro Style Hardware

 (2.5 units)

*Four semesters

1 course from the following:

Architecture 150A Architectural Drafting I

(3 units)

Business 17 Personal Finance

(3 units)

Computer Aided Design/Drafting 5 Introduction to Mechanical Drafting

 (3 units)

Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 95abcd Cooperative Career Education

 (2-4 units)

Construction Technology 100 Building Fundamentals

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 110 Additions and Remodeling

 (3 units)

Machine Tool Technology 101abcd Introduction to Conventional and CNC Machining

 (4 units)

Technical Mathematics 1 Technical Mathematics for Vocational Students

 (3 units)

Total Units: 24-26


Certificate of Achievement

El Camino College offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student’s transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.

A Certificate of Achievement will be granted upon completion of the required courses in one of the following options, Construction Technology or Cabinet and Fine Woodworking. At least 50% of the courses for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at El Camino College.


Construction Technology Option:

English A
or qualifying score for English 1A
on English Placement Test
Writing the College Essay

(3 units)

Technical Mathematics 1 Technical Mathematics for Vocational Students

(3 units)


Construction Technology 100 Building Fundamentals

(4 units)

Construction Technology 107abcd*
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Cabinet and Furniture Making

(2 units)

Construction Technology 110 Additions and Remodeling

 (4 units)

* One semester of

A minimum of 24 units from the following:

Architecture 180abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Design / Build Studio

(4 units)

Construction Technology 105 Residential Light Steel Framing

(2 units)

Construction Technology 121 Concrete and Formwork

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 122 Rough Framing

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 131 Roof Framing

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 132 Stair Framing

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 141 Interior Subcrafts

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 142 Exterior Subcrafts

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 150 Contract Estimating

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 160 Business and Legal Aspects of Contracting

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 172 Residential Electrical Wiring

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 180 Residential Plumbing

 (4 units)

Construction Technology 95abcd* Cooperative Career Education

 (2-4 units)

Total Units: 37-40


Cabinet and Fine Woodworking Option:

Construction Technology 107abcd* Cabinet and Furniture Making

(2 units)

Construction Technology 108abcd* Advanced Cabinet Making Laboratory

(1 unit )

Construction Technology 109abcd* Application and Installation of Euro Style Hardware

 (2.5 units)

*Four semesters

1 course from the following:

Architecture 150A Architectural Drafting I

(3 units)

Business 17 Personal Finance

(3 units)

Computer Aided Design/Drafting 5 Introduction to Mechanical Drafting

 (3 units)

Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 95abcd Cooperative Career Education

 (2-4 units)

Construction Technology 100 Building Fundamentals

 (3 units)

Construction Technology 110 Additions and Remodeling

 (3 units)

Machine Tool Technology 101abcd Introduction to Conventional and CNC Machining

 (4 units)

Technical Mathematics 1 Technical Mathematics for Vocational Students

 (3 units)

Total Units: 24-26

 Last Published 3/27/15