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Courses for a Degree in Construction Management

In addition to a focus on construction management courses, colleges typically require completion of courses and electives in each of the Arts, Math, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences areas. Below are some sample courses:

Construction Management Courses:

  • Intro to Construction Management
  • Graphic Communications for Construction
  • Construction Materials and Methods
  • Construction Surveying
  • Plan Reading and Quantity Survey
  • Materials Testing and Processing
  • Construction Field Management
  • Safety Management
  • Structures
  • Electrical Systems in Construction
  • Construction Estimating
  • Construction Contracts and Administration
  • Mechanical and Plumbing Systems
  • Construction Equipment and Methods
  • Soils Engineering for Construction Managers
  • Financial Management for Construction Managers
  • Construction Project Scheduling and Cost Control
  • Construction Leadership
  • Sustainable Practices
  • Asphalt Pavement Materials and Construction
  • Metal Fabrication
  • Road Construction

General Curriculum Requirements

  • Arts Courses: Art, History, Languages, Literature, Music
  • Math Courses: Algebra, Calculus, Computer Science, Logic, Statistics
  • Natural Sciences Courses: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics
  • Social Sciences Courses: Anthropology, Economics, Government, Psychology, Sociology