Build Your Future in Construction Inspection

Construction and building inspectors ensure that new construction, changes, or repairs comply with local and national building codes and ordinances, zoning regulations, and contract specifications.

Degrees & Certificates

Associate in Science Degree – Construction Inspection
Certificate – Construction Inspection

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Construction Technology
Pat McGrew
Department Coordinator, Associate Professor
714.992.7577
pmcgrew@fullcoll.edu

 

Jonathan Keller
Associate Professor
714.992.7580
jkeller@fullcoll.edu

Frequently Asked Questions

Associate in Science Degree – Construction Inspection
Certificate – Construction Inspection

The cost is $46 per unit. Non-resident tuition: $258 per unit PLUS enrollment fees (Non-Resident Tuition includes $19.00 Capital Outlay fee per Ed Code 76141).

Costs may vary; please visit website for more information: http://admissions.fullcoll.edu/fees-refunds/.

Associate degree or certificate completion depends on program unit requirements and whether student is enrolled full time or part time.

For information on jobs in this industry sector and their median annual salaries visit: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/.

Career opportunities:
• General Contractor
• Sub-Contractor
• Superintendent
• Foreman
• Tradesman

Employment of construction and building inspectors is projected to grow 10 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. Public interested in safety and the desire to improve the quality of construction are factors that are expected to continue to create demand for inspectors. Employment growth for inspectors is expected to be strongest in government and in firms specializing in architectural, engineering, and related services.

Contact Our Department

Pat McGrew

Department Coordinator, Associate Professor

Average Salary in this Field

$50,360 to

$123,780 Per Year

Careers in this Field

General Contrator

Tradesman

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