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Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork, Certificate of Proficiency

Requirements

The Certificate of Proficiency in Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork is available for all UVU students with a particular focus for high school students who desire to obtain a stackable certificate of proficiency with an emphasis in career and technical education while still enrolled in high school. This certificate will also be available from the University for college students/adults looking for basic entry-level skills leading to further academic advancement and learn more about the Cabinetry career field

Total Program Credits: 17

Discipline Core Requirements 17 Credits
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5.0)  
  MAT 1010 Intermediate Algebra 4
  CAW 140R Millwork Technology 4
  EGDT 1040 Fundamentals of Technical Engineering Drawing 3
  FIN 1060 Personal Finance 3

  Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 17 credits.
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above.
  3. Residency hours -- minimum of 4 credit hours through course attendance at UVU.

 

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
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Introduction to Academic Writing or  Literacies and Composition Across Contexts 3
MAT 1010 Integrated Beginning and Intermediate Algebra 4
CAW 140R Millwork Technology 4
  Semester total: 11
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
EGDT 1040 Fundamentals of Technical Engineering Drawing 3
FIN 1060 Personal Finance SS 3
  Semester total: 6
  Degree total:
17

Department

Name:

Construction Technologies

Location:

GT 610d

Telephone:

801-863-8500

Email:

ConstructionTechnologies@uvu.edu

Web Address:

uvu.edu/ct

Chair:

Robert Warcup

 
 

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

 
 

Building Inspection Technology

BIT program suspended (no longer accepting students) – Contact Construction Technologies Department with questions. 

Telephone: 801-863-8500

Email:  ConstructionTechnologies@uvu.edu

 
 

Cabinetry & Architectural Woodwork

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


Advisory Committee:

Austin Gifford, Fetzers Architectural Woodwork; Jeff Ludlow, Intermountain Wood Products; Scott Hudson, Magelby Companies; KP Christensen, BYU Technology & Education;David Hunt, Alpine School Districts; Scott Billings, Nebo School District

Degree/Certificates

  • Certificate of Proficiency
  • 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, and 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

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


Advisory Committee:

Jeffrey R. Clyde, W.W. Clyde & Co.(Chair); Jim Golding, Geneva Rock; Trevor Hunsaker, Big D Construction;; Paul Magleby, Magleby Companies; Mark Wimmer, Sunroc; Granite Construction, Jason Klaumann; Kiewitt, Mike Seare; Zwick Construction, Erik Dunn; DR Horton, Brad Lambert; Okland Construction, Brad Wagner.

Degrees/Certificates

  • Certificate of Completion
  • Certificate of Proficiency
  • 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; Scott Rice, Nuskin International; Matt Lowoer, 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 Engineering and Technology

 
 

Faculty

Kenneth Adams(2019)

Assistant Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



BS, Technology Management, Utah Valley University, MBA, Business Administration, University of Utah,

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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

Department: Engineering
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)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



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

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J. Linfield(1998)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



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

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Justin  Schellenberg(2018)

Assistant Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Civil Engineering, M.S., Civil Engineering, Brigham Young University - Provo.

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Robert Warcup(2009)

Associate Professor

Department: Construction Technologies
Department Chair, Faculty



B.S., Construction Management, Brigham Young University; M.B.A., University of Nevada; Ph.D, Technology & Engineering Education, Utah State University.

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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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