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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Construction and Building Science - Framing and Finishing Specialist (CBFCE)

Award: Certificate of Achievement
Pathway to Associate Degree: Construction and Building Science - Construction Technology (CBCTO)
Program Location: Fort Omaha Campus

This certificate of achievement provides basic framing and finishing skills using measuring devices and teaches the application of hand and power tools. Graduates are employable in large and small construction companies in both framing and finishing.

Graduation Requirements
Major Requirements: 40.0
General Education: 13.5
Total credit hours required: 53.5

The following General Education courses are recommended for Framing and Finishing Specialist (CBFCE): Communication: ENGL 1220 ; Quantitative/Numeracy Skills: MATH 1240   or higher; Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness: PSYC 1000  

Major Requirements for Construction and Building Science - Framing and Finishing Specialist

Certificate of Achievement General Education Requirements (13.5 credit hrs.)

The following are General Education requirements for a Certificate of Achievement. Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1 Level I course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog.