The Construction Technology program at North Lake is taught by local industry leaders in hands-on, state-of-the-art laboratories located near DFW Airport.
Developing Skills for Success
Construction Technology and other construction-related courses are taught with both classroom lecture and hands-on labs. All programs require participation in cooperative classes with industry employers.
We offer convenient evening and weekend hours and both credit and noncredit courses. All classes are held at our state-of-the-art Construction Sciences Center at 1401 W. Royal Lane, inside the DFW airport boundaries.
Our 60,000-square-foot building houses classrooms and laboratories that provide both skill-based and management education for the construction industry. The facility has been recognized as an exemplary model throughout the United States for providing construction-oriented college programs since its opening in September 2000.
The objective of the unique educational partnership between North Lake and the local construction industry is to provide 1,300 construction companies in North Texas with trained employees at all levels. Course offerings include construction management, construction technology, masonry, plumbing and commercial heating and air conditioning.
Students are encouraged to join professional organizations such as:
North Lake’s construction-related programs have industry partnerships in place with:
Special Requirements for Other Construction-Related Programs
There are no special requirements to enter most of our construction-related programs.
However, the following programs offered with industry partners have separate application and admission procedures; please check with
contacts in our construction-related programs about the following:
Although most students take construction courses in order to receive an associate degree or credit certificate, we also offer over a dozen continuing education certificates and awards.