Construction Technology

Launch a career in the fast-growing Construction Technology industry and you could use the latest technologies to design and engineer blueprints for new buildings, install heating and plumbing into homes or office buildings, or manage and coordinate construction projects. City Colleges works with industry leaders to ensure our programs lead to careers.

Enroll in a Construction Technology program at City Colleges and you will:

  • Build the skills that construction and utility companies.
  • Receive hands-on training using state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.
  • Learn from instructors with professional experience in the construction industry.
  • Connect with hundreds of employers looking to hire through our Career Network, our online job board.

Industry & Academic Partners

City Colleges has partnered with industry leaders to design curriculum and work-based learning experiences, and offer internships to ensure we teach you the skills employers need. We've also developed transfer and articulation agreements with several four-year colleges & universities to ensure the credits you earn transfer as you continue your educational journey.

Industry Partners:

  • ComEd
  • D Construction
  • F.H. Paschen, S.N. Nielsen
  • James McHugh Construction
  • Lorig Construction Company
  • Milhouse Engineering and Construction
  • Peoples Gas
  • Ujamaa Construction

Academic Partners:

  • Governors State University
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Purdue University Northwest

Learn more about the partnerships City Colleges has developed to provide you with a smooth transition from City Colleges graduation to the college or university of your choice.

Degree & Certificate Programs

Our certificates and degrees work together to build your qualifications and career.

Construction Technology Pathways:

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Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
Building Trades
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)

    • Electrical Line Worker (Overhead)
    • Gas Utility Worker

    • Electrical Line Worker (Overhead)
    • Gas Utility Worker


    • Electrical Line Worker (Overhead)
    • Gas Utility Worker

Ready to Start?

City Colleges of Chicago is an open enrollment institution
and students are accepted year-round.

The first step in enrollment is completing an online application here.