Construction Inspection Associate in Science Degree


The Construction Inspection Associate in Science Degree is designed to prepare students with building code knowledge for entry-level employment in the construction industry. This degree requires a total of 21 units. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken. At least half of the units towards this degree must be completed at Fullerton College.

Required Courses (21 units):
CSTR 030 F Construction Plans Reading (formerly Construction Blueprint Reading)3
CSTR 031 FInternational Building Code3
CSTR 032 FUniform Plumbing Code3
CSTR 034 FNational Electrical Code3
CSTR 035 F California Accessibility and Energy Codes3
CSTR 038 FUniform Mechanical Code3
CSTR 041 FInternational Residential Code3
Total Units21

Outcome 1: Demonstrate an ability to interpret California building codes as they relate to building construction.

Outcome 2: Develop the ability and understanding to assess new and existing residential, commercial and industrial structures by utilizing jurisdiction-approved drawings.