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Construction: Builder's Pre-License

Make Your Experience Work for You

When it’s time to add On

Have you known families who have outgrown their home but love it too much to leave? The same principle can be applied to the construction business.  

If you have experience that stretches from foundation to roofline, it’s probably time to add a builder’s license to your credentials.  

With a license you could become a private builder, a construction manager for a general contractor, or, even, build a new home or addition for you and your family.

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Construction: Builder's Pre-License

Exam-ready in two months

In our program, you'll learn about:

  • Business management
  • Estimating
  • Design and building science
  • Risk management
  • Construction safety
  • Marketing and sales techniques
  • And much more!

If you're at a job site during the day, we conveniently offer both courses in the evening.

In just two months, we'll have you ready to take the Michigan Residential Builder's Exam.

And because it's a Continuing Education Program, you don't even have to apply for admission. You're already in!

For a closer look at the program, visit the College Catalog.

Can’t wait to get started?

A program coordinator is waiting to talk to you! Contact them at 586.498.4100 or

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See the positions available locally and what you can expect to earn.

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