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Associate’s Degree in Construction

436 Yearly Graduations
$73,000 Median Salary
12% Women
There are 63 schools in the United States where you can get your associate's degree in construction. Among those who recently graduated from the schools offering this degree, the majority were men, and 64% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 0.7% of construction graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Construction Majors

In 2018-2019, 436 associate's degree were awarded to construction majors. This earns it the #122 spot on the list of the most popular associate's degree programs in the nation.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in construction at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Basic Certificate 1,543
Associate’s Degree 436
Undergraduate Certificate 313

Earnings of Construction Majors With Associate’s Degree

The median salary for graduates holding an associate's degree in construction is $73,000. However, this can depend on a number of factors, such as where you live and the number of years experience you have.

To get a better picture, earnings for this category of people can range from a low of $73,000 to a high of $73,000.

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Student Debt

The data on debt ranges for construction majors who have their associate's degree is not available.

Student Diversity

More men than women pursue associate's degree in construction. About 88.3% of graduates in this field are male.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 385
Women 51
Gender Diversity of Associate's Degree in Construction

The racial-ethnic distribution of construction associate’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 91
Black or African American 14
Hispanic or Latino 43
White 124
International Students 3
Other Races/Ethnicities 161
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Construction Associate's Degree Students

There are 63 colleges that offer an associate’s degree in construction. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

#1

Honolulu Community College

Honolulu, Hawaii
202 Yearly Graduations
17% Women
92% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Honolulu Community College tops the list of the most popular school in the U.S. for construction majors who are seeking their associate's degree. Each year, around 3,500 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 202 people received their associate's degree in construction from Honolulu CC. About 17% of this group were women, and 92% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#2

Triton College

River Grove, Illinois
33 Yearly Graduations
15% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 2nd most popular school in the country for construction majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Triton College. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 33 associate's degree were handed out to construction majors at Triton College.

33 Yearly Graduations
6% Women
79% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 2nd most popular school in the country for construction majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology. Roughly 2,400 attend the school each year. The construction program at Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology awarded 33 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year. About 6% of this group were women, and 79% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#4

Northern Virginia Community College

Annandale, Virginia
20 Yearly Graduations
20% Women
65% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Northern Virginia Community College is the 4th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in construction. Roughly 51,100 attend the school each year. The construction program at Northern Virginia Community College awarded 20 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 65% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 20% were women.

#5

Oglala Lakota College

Kyle, South Dakota
15 Yearly Graduations
7% Women

Oglala Lakota College comes in at #5 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in construction. Roughly 1,200 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $2,016 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $2,070 per year.

The construction program at Oglala Lakota College awarded 15 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 100% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 7% were women.

#6

Charter College

Vancouver, Washington
12 Yearly Graduations
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Charter College comes in at #6 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in construction. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 12 people received their associate's degree in construction from Charter College.

#6

Butler Community College

El Dorado, Kansas
12 Yearly Graduations
8% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Butler Community College is the 6th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in construction. The construction program at Butler Community College awarded 12 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year.

#8

Lamar Community College

Lamar, Colorado
10 Yearly Graduations
10% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Lamar Community College is the 8th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in construction. Each year, around 800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The construction program at Lamar Community College awarded 10 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year. About 10% of this group were women, and 20% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#8

Saint Louis Community College

Saint Louis, Missouri
10 Yearly Graduations
10% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Saint Louis Community College comes in at #8 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in construction. Each year, around 18,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The construction program at Saint Louis Community College awarded 10 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year. About 10% of this group were women, and 20% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#10

Iowa Western Community College

Council Bluffs, Iowa
9 Yearly Graduations
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Iowa Western Community College comes in at #10 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in construction. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 9 associate's degree were handed out to construction majors at Iowa Western Community College.

#11

Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, Colorado
8 Yearly Graduations

The 11th most popular school in the country for construction majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Colorado Mesa University. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,787 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,000 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 8 people received their associate's degree in construction from Colorado Mesa.

#12

Mt Hood Community College

Gresham, Oregon
7 Yearly Graduations
14% Women

Mt Hood Community College comes in at #12 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in construction. Each year, around 8,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 7 associate's degree were handed out to construction majors at MHCC.

#12

Ozarks Technical Community College

Springfield, Missouri
7 Yearly Graduations
14% Women

Ozarks Technical Community College is the 12th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in construction. Roughly 12,600 attend the school each year. The construction program at Ozarks Technical Community College awarded 7 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year.

#14

Southeastern Community College

West Burlington, Iowa
6 Yearly Graduations

Southeastern Community College comes in at #14 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in construction. The construction program at Southeastern Community College awarded 6 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year.

5 Yearly Graduations
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 15th most popular school in the country for construction majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Stautzenberger-College-Rockford-Career-College. The construction program at Stautzenberger-College-Rockford-Career-College awarded 5 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year.

#15

Southwestern Illinois College

Belleville, Illinois
5 Yearly Graduations
20% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Southwestern Illinois College is the 15th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in construction. Each year, around 8,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 5 people received their associate's degree in construction from SWIC. Around 20% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 20% were women.

#17

Palau Community College

Koror, Palau
4 Yearly Graduations
25% Women

The 17th most popular school in the country for construction majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Palau Community College. Each year, around 500 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 4 people received their associate's degree in construction from PCC. Around 100% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 25% were women.

4 Yearly Graduations

University of Hawaii Maui College comes in at #17 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degree in construction. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 4 associate's degree were handed out to construction majors at UH Maui College.

4 Yearly Graduations

Southwest Texas Junior College is the 17th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in construction. The construction program at Southwest Texas Junior College awarded 4 associate's degree during the 2018-2019 school year.

#20

Lehigh Carbon Community College

Schnecksville, Pennsylvania
3 Yearly Graduations

The 20th most popular school in the country for construction majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Lehigh Carbon Community College. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 3 associate's degree were handed out to construction majors at LCCC.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to construction that offer associate’s degree.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Electrical & Power Installation 3,125
Building Management & Inspection 1,206
Carpentry 541
Plumbing & Water Supply 233
Other Construction 99

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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