Program Educational Objectives

The Construction Management Program provides a quality education that produces graduates who:

  1. successfully apply their learned skills throughout their professional pursuits,
  2. have enthusiasm and aptitude to continuously pursue learning and professional development,
  3. have demonstrated in their professional performance an ability to work independently and to communicate and work well on teams alongside construction managers  and colleagues from other disciplines,
  4. are recognized as qualified construction managers with high ethical standards.

Program Roadmap

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Student Outcomes

The student outcomes of the Construction Management program are:

  1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve broadly defined technical problems by applying knowledge of mathematics and science and/or engineering to areas relevant to construction.
  2. An ability to formulate or design a system, process, procedure or program to meet desired needs.
  3. An ability to develop and conduct experiments or test hypotheses, analyze and interpret data and use construction science and professional judgement to draw conclusions. 
  4. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  5. An ability to understand ethical and professional responsibilities and the impact of technical and/or scientific solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts. 
  6. An ability to function effectively on teams that establish goals, plan tasks, meet deadlines, and analyze risk and uncertainty

In addition the program curriculum enables students to achieve the construction management program criteria competencies  as listed below:

  • P01. Construction project management from pre-design through commissioning; 
  • P02. project life-cycle and sustainability;
  • P03. health and safety, accident prevention, and regulatory compliance;
  • P04. law, contract documents administration, and dispute prevention and resolution;
  • P05. materials, labor and methods of construction;
  • P06. finance and accounting principles;
  • P07. planning and scheduling;
  • P08. cost management including plan reading, quantity take offs and estimating;
  • P09. project delivery methods;
  • P10.leadership and managing people;
  • and communication skills

Construction Management BS Enrollment Statistics

Enrollment Statistics
Year 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Enrollment 81 86 120 147 160
Degree Awarded 20 23 14 26 29