NCCER Construction Management **NEW**

Program Overview

The Construction Management diploma program is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for a career in some aspect of construction supervision. The program provides background skills in several areas of construction.  Supervision courses, print reading, project management, and accounting for construction businesses provide a core of management and supervisory courses leading to a Construction Management Diploma.  In addition, this program will provide students with many hands on carpentry classes so that they get a full understanding of the construction industry.

Students are accepted into the Construction Management diploma program every semester. A full-time student can complete this program in 4 semesters. To graduate, students must earn a minimum of 53 semester credit hours.

Career Traits/Requirements

Individuals wanting to enroll in the Construction Management diploma program must have good eyesight, manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, critical thinking skills, problem solving skills, math skills, and the ability to apply technology to the work environment.

Offered at the Following Campus

South Campus (Dublin)

Program Costs

Tuition & Fees:  $7,155.00
Books & Supplies:  $1,500.00
(Costs are estimated and are subject to change.)

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of the Construction Management diploma program are prepared for employment as a construction supervisor, construction foreman, project manager, carpenter foreman, lead carpenter, and other positions within the construction field.  Instruction and practical application of learned skills provide a broad occupational background which appeals to prospective employers.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit a completed application and application fee;
  • Be at least 16 years of age;
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript;
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
  • Meet assessment requirements by taking the entrance placement test. In lieu of the placement test, official scores on COMPASS, ASSET, SAT, ACT, PSAT or GED may be substituted.

Curriculum

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Course Overview

  • BASIC SKILLS COURSES
  • ENGL1010Fundamentals of English I3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • MATH1012Foundations of Mathematics3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • Select one of the following courses:
  • EMPL1000Interpersonal Relations & Prof Devlpmnt2 credit hours30 contact hours
  • PSYC1010Basic Psychology3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • OCCUPATIONAL COURSES
  • COFC1080Construction Trades Core4 credit hours5 contact hours
  • CARP1000Fundamental Carpentry Skills3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • CARP1015Structural Framing I3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • CARP1020Structural Framing II3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • CARP1035Advanced Carpentry I5 credit hours7 contact hours
  • COMMERCIAL SPECIALIZATION
  • CARP1056Advanced Commerical Carpentry4 credit hours6 contact hours
  • CCMN1050Commercial Building Code2 credit hours2 contact hours
  • CCMN1060Construction Estimating I4 credit hours5 contact hours
  • CCMN2020Construction Scheduling4 credit hours4 contact hours
  • Select one of the following Legal courses:
  • ACCT2140Legal Environment of Business3 credit hours3 contact hours
  • CCMN2010Construction Law3 credit hours3 contact hours
  • XXXXXXXXOccupational Electives - 6 Credit Hours6 credit hours contact hours