From contractor, foreman, industrial engineer, carpenter

    to electrician, career opportunities are endless in

    architecture and construction


    Construction is one of the fastest growing fields in Houston

    The Architecture and Construction program of study focuses on careers in designing, planning, managing, building and maintaining the built environment. Discover what is needed to enter the workforce through hands on activities in safety, tool usage, building materials, codes, framing, and more! HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical Technology, Green Technology, Architectural Design, Facilities Operations, and Structural Engineering are some of the Architecture and Construction programs available on select HISD campuses.


    High Schools Offering Architecture and Construction Programs of Study

    Houston MSTC

    Jordan Career Center

    Jones Futures Academy

    Milby High School

    Scarborough High School

    Booker T. Washington High School

    Wisdom High School


    Fastest Growing Career Opprotunities

    Construction Managers

    Civil Engineers

    Heating and Cooling Technicians


    Certifications and Licensures

    NCCER--Construction Technology



    AutoCAD Certified Accociate

    Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA)


    High Paying Careers

    Construction Manager $90,000

    Civil Engineer $80,000

    Architect $70,000

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