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Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork, A.A.S.

Requirements

Students may receive a One-Year Certificate, a Diploma, an Associate in Applied Science degree, an Associate in Science degree, or a Bachelor of Science Degree in Technology Management.

Total Program Credits: 66

General Education Requirements: 16 Credits
ENGLISH   
  ENGL 1010   Introduction to Writing 3
MATHEMATICS   
  ACC 3000   Financial Managerial and Cost Accounting Concepts  (3.0)  
or  ACC 1150   Fundamentals of Business Math 3
HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS/FOREIGN LANGUAGE   
  Any approved Humanities, Fine Arts, or Foreign Language Distribution Course  3
SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE   
  Any approved Social or Behavioral Science Distribution course  3
BIOLOGY OR PHYSICAL SCIENCE   
  Any approved Biology or Physical Science Distribution Course  3
PHYSICAL EDUCATION/HEALTH/SAFETY OR ENVIRONMENT   
  Any approved Physical Education, Health, Safety or Environment Course  1
Discipline Core Requirements: 50 Credits
  CAW 1130   Residential Cabinetry 4
  CAW 1140   Millworking and Safety Shop I 5
  CAW 1150   Design Drafting and Billing 3
  CAW 1170   Finish Technology 2
  CAW 1210   Cabinetmaking Materials and Hardware 1
  CAW 1240   Millworking Shop II 5
  CAW 1250   Drafting and Computer Applications for Cabinetmakers 4
  CAW 2300   Counter-top Technology 3
  CAW 2310   Cabinetry Math 2
  CAW 2340   Millworking Shop III 5
  CAW 2430   Commercial Cabinetry Technology 4
  CAW 2440   Millworking Shop IV 5
  CAW 2450   Machine Maintenance and Upkeep 2
  CAW 299R   Skills USA 2
  EGDT 1040   Computer Aided Drafting--AutoCAD 3

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 66 semester credits.
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above.
  3. Residency hours--minimum of 20 credit hours through course attendance at UVU.
  4. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements.
  5. Complete all core requirements with a minimum grade of "C-" or better.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.


Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
CAW 1140 Millworking and Safety Shop I 5
CAW 1150 Design, Drafting and Billing 3
CAW 1170 Finish Technology 2
CAW 1210 Cabinetmaking Materials and Hardware 1
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing 3
EGDT 1040 Computer Aided Drafting - AutoCAD 3
  Semester total: 17
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
CAW 1130 Residential Cabinetry 4
CAW 1240 Millworking Shop II 5
CAW 1250 Drafting and Computer Applications for Cabinetmakers 4
CAW 299R Skills USA 1

ACC 1150* or

ACC 3000*

Fundamentals of Business Math or

Financial Managerial and Cost Accounting Concepts

3
  Semester total: 17
Note: *Pre-requisites are required to be taken. Please see the advisor.
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
CAW 2310 Cabinetry Math or Equivalent 2
CAW 2340 Millworking Shop III 5
CAW 2430 Commercial Cabinetry Technology 4
Biology or Physical Science  3
Humanities/Fine Arts  3
  Semester total: 17
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
CAW 2300 Counter-Top Technology 3
CAW 2440 Millworking Shop IV 5
CAW 2450 Machine Maintenance & Upkeep 2
CAW 299R Skills USA 1
HLTH/PE/Safety 1
Social/Behavioral Science  3
  Semester total: 15
  Degree total: 66

Department

Name:

Construction Technologies

Location:

GT 610d

Telephone:

801-863-8500

Email:

ConstructionTechnologies@uvu.edu

Web Address:

uvu.edu/ct

Chair:

J. Eric Linfield

 
 

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a dynamic opportunity for engaged learning through a variety of certificate and degree programs that foster integrity, creativity, hands-on activities, and scholarly work. Success is measured by learners who leave professionally competent to build better communities through service, leadership and lifelong learning in their chosen field.

 
 

Construction Technologies

  • Department Advisor: Amy Ostler 
  • Office: CS 635
  • Telephone: 801-863-8138
  • Email: Ostleram@uvu.edu
 
 

Building Inspection Technology

  • Program Coordinator: Fred Davis
  • Office: GT 610g
  • Telephone: 801-863-8861
  • Email: Davisfr@uvu.edu


Advisory Committee:

Quinn Davis, Wasatch County Building Official; Bill Bell, Building Safety Division Manager; Donna Jackson, Midvale City Building Official; Gilbert Gonzales, Murry City Assistant Building Official; Dave Johnson, Public Works Director/Building Official.

Degree/Certificates:

  • One Year Certificate
  • Two Year Associate in Applied Science
  • Bachelors of Science in Technology Management

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program are better equipped to find employment in the building inspection and construction management fields. In addition, this curriculum will provide supporting instruction for those students in the Construction Technologies (CT) and the Engineering, Graphics and Design Technologies (EGDT) programs.

Reminder: An overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above is required for graduation.

 
 

Cabinetry & Architectural Woodwork

  • Program Coordinator: Kelly Baird
  • Office: GT 625b
  • Telephone: 801-863-8860
  • Email: Bairdke@uvu.edu


Advisory Committee:

Richard Shelley, Fetzers Architectural Woodwork; Lance Durfee, Intermountain Wood Products; Russ Lee, International Surface Fabricators; Scott Hudson, Magelby Companies; KP Christensen, BYU Technology & Education; Dennis Bailey, Alpine School Districts; Scott Cherry, Prove School District

Degree/Certificates

  • One Year Certificate
  • Diploma
  • Two Year Associate in Applied Science
  • Two Year Associate in Science
  • Bachelors of Science in Technology Management

Career Opportunities

The highly skilled craftsperson in the cabinet-making field may find work in factory production, set-up, milling, assembling, and installing highly-customized cabinetry in residences, banks, department stores, and restaurants. Other jobs may be found in furniture work, and specialized facets of the industry. Self-employment often follows short-term trade experience.

Reminder: an overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above is required for graduation.

 
 

Construction Management; Clyde Institute

  • Program Coordinator: Robert Warcup
  • Office: GT 610a
  • Telephone: 801-863-8167
  • Email: Warcupro@uvu.edu


Advisory Committee:

Jeffrey R. Clyde, W.W. Clyde & Co.(Chair); Jim Golding, Geneva Rock; Trevor Hunsaker, Big D Construction; Darin Zwick, Zwick Construction; Kristen Mortensen, Chocolate Homes; Paul Magleby, Magleby Companies.

Degrees/Certificates

  • Two Year Associate in Applied Science
  • Two Year Associate in Science
  • Bachelors of Science in Construction Management

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the four-year Construction Management program are prepared for employment in various levels of construction project management including superintendents, project engineers, construction schedulers and estimators.

Graduates of the two-year Construction Management program are prepared for employment as construction project foremen, crew leaders and entry positions in job supervision.

 
 

Facilities Management

  • Program Coordinator: Eric Linfield
  • Office: GT 675m
  • Telephone: 801-863-8250
  • Email:  Eric.Linfield@uvu.edu


Advisory Committee:
 

Mark Woods (chairperson), Microfocus-Committee Chair; Kris Ashby, Elite Grounds; Frank Young, Utah Valley University; Matt Burk, Nuskin International; Michael Rawson, Intermountain Healthcare; Eric Linfield, UVU Program Coordinator.

Degrees/Certificates

  • Two Year Associates in Applied Science
  • Bachelors of Science in Technology Management

Career Opportunities

The Facilities Management program is designed to prepare graduates to manage physical facilities such as resorts, health care centers, government facilities, recreational complexes, schools, industrial plants, and apartment buildings. Wherever there are buildings to be maintained there is a career opportunity for the facility manager.

The job of the facility manager can vary considerably depending on the employing institution, but some of the more common responsibilities are physical plant operations, building and grounds maintenance, space planning, budgets and purchasing, and human resources.

Reminder: an overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or higher is required for graduation.
 
 

College of Technology and Computing

  • Dean: TBA
  • Office: CS 720
  • Phone: 801-863-8237
  • Email:
 
 

Faculty

Kellan Baird(1998)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Industrial Education, Brigham Young University.

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James Cox(2009)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



A.S., Physics, Carbon Jr. College; Bachelor of Engineering Science in Civil Engineering, Mathematics, M.E., Transportation, Brigham Young University; Ph.D., Transportation, University of Utah.

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Ben Davis(1994)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Geography/Urban Planning, University of Utah; M.S., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

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DeWayne Erdmann(1999)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Industrial Education, Brigham Young University.

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Barry Hallsted(2007)

Assistant Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Youth Leadership & Scouting Education, Brigham Young University; M.B.A., Aspen University; Ph.D. (ABD), Business Administration, Northcentral University.

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J. Linfield(1998)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Department Chair, Faculty



B.S., Technology Management, Utah Valley State College.

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Robert Warcup(2009)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Business Management and Spanish, Brigham Young University; M.B.A., University of Nevada.

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Careers

Careers:  
The highly skilled craftsperson in the cabinetmaking field may find work in factory production, set-up, milling, assembling, and installing highly customized cabinetry in residences, banks, department stores, and restaurants. Other jobs may be found in furniture work, and specialized facets of the industry. Self-employment often follows short-term trade experience.

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