Our Sustainable Building Science students get hands-on experience with residential construction.
Our next program info session for Sustainable Building Science is May 11 at 3 p.m. in the Building 5 lab. Come meet the instructors, see the classrooms, and learn how you can get started!
For program costs, visit the Tuition and Fees page.
Costs are estimated and are not guarantees.
You can learn more about financial aid and scholarships right here. Or view our full tuition & fees breakdown.
Sustainable Building Science Degree: 5 quarters
Construction-Residential Certificate: 2 quarters
All program lengths are estimates and are not guarantees.
Median annual pay in Washington: $66,100
Median annual pay in Washington: $28,800
This is not a guarantee of employment or a certain wage. Full career data available at careerinfo.net
Sustainable Building Science instructor Dan Smith is designing and building a community structure with the help of his students.
Sustainable Building Science is about taking action that meets the needs of people, profit and the planet while sustaining natural resources for the future.
Dan Smith has a bachelor’s degree in economics from Western Washington University and is a graduate student at UW Tacoma. He has been teaching for seven years, is a tenured instructor, and was a guest speaker at Greenbuild 2012. Dan serves as the CPTC Sustainability Committee chair person, performs weatherization testing and diagnostics for Rebuilding Together South Sound, and has participated in solar installation for the Tacoma Habitat for Humanity. He was a remodeling contractor for twenty-five years.Contact Dan