Construction Career Path

High School or Technical Education


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GED Requirements

  • $36/subject in person and $30/subject online
  • 18 years old
  • Valid ID
  • Resident in the administering area/state


  • Study material, tips, and classes
  • Math, science, social studies, and reasoning through language arts


  • Accommodations for learning disabilities:
    • visual impairments,
    • physical impairments,
    • emotional disorders
    • ADHD
  • Chronic medical conditions:
    • diabetes
    • Crohn's disease
    • chronic severe back pain due to an injury or illness
  • Temporary medical condition:
    • broken bone
    • pregnancy



Build Your Construction Career Path - For the Future

Going on a construction career path has many lanes that all intersect at some point. Your journey can start anywhere at anytime and this is a representation on what that would look like along with the proper steps to succeed on your path.

There are three paths; Apprentice Path (in green), High School/Technology Path (in rust), and the College Path (in blue). You can cross back and forth and explore different career options which could lead you to become the CEO or owner of a company.

Click on any of the colored buttons below to learn more about each opportunity. For a detailed visual of the chart, click here.

Apprenticeship Path


Skilled Trades
Master Craftsperson

High School/Tech Path
High School

Community College

Administrative Support
Technical Support
Office Manager

Project Manager
Senior Management
Vice President

CFO, COO, CEO, Owner
College Path


Construction Manager
Civil Engineer

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