Construction Management

Bachelor Degree Construction Management. Construction Management Degree Program BS Degree Construction Management. Bachelor of Science Degree Construction Management.

The Construction Technology and Management Department offers two Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees and one Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree appropriately tailored to the needs of the nation's largest industry–construction

Construction Management - Bachelor of Science Degree
Accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE).

Graduates of the Construction Management program are prepared to manage and supervise the complete construction process from initial considerations through bidding to final completion. Graduates enter the industry as project superintendents, project engineers, project managers, or owner's representatives for a variety of construction related firms such as: general contractors, specialty subcontractors, construction managers, designers, developers, consultants, or owners.

Students may enter the Construction Management program as freshmen, transfer student, or after completion of an approved associate degree. Course content includes management of skilled labor resources, contract administration, estimating, cost and schedule control, quality control and quality assurance, project management, engineering, mathematics, sciences, business, and computer application topics.

There are three paths for the students to obtain their Bachelor of Science in Construction Management, depending on the interest and background of the student.

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Bachelor of Science - Construction Management

Building Construction Technology Concentration (CMBT) 

Commercial/Industrial Building Emphasis
Transfer from Ferris Architectural Technology

Civil Engineering Technology Concentration (CMCT)
       Highway Emphasis

Associate of Applied Science Degrees

This program prepares students for a beginning position in the building segment of the construction industry, working on commercial, industrial or residential structures.  Students enter the Building Construction Technology program as freshmen. Course content consists of a balanced curriculum of technical course work in a variety of construction topics including surveying, plan reading,  mechanical and electrical plans and specifications, wood framing, concrete work, estimating and construction administration. The building construction courses are combined with a solid foundation of sciences, mathematics, and general education.

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Associate of Applied Science

Building Construction Technology

Commercial/Industrial Building Emphasis

Civil Engineering Technology

Highway Emphasis


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