NCCER Construction Management *NEW*

Program Overview

The Construction Management degree 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 businessess provide a core of management and supervisory courses leading to a Construction Management Degree.  In addition, this program will provide students with many hands on carpentry classes so that they get a full understanding of the constrction industry.

Students are accepted into the Construction Management degree program every semester. A full-time student can complete this program in 4 semesters. To graduate, students must earn a minimum of 60 semester credit hours.

Career Traits/Requirements

Individuals wanting to enroll in the Construction Management degree 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:  $7,855.00
Books & Supplies:  $1,500.00
(Costs are estimated and are subject to change.)

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of the Construction Management degree program are prepared for employment in some aspect of construction supervision as a foreman, project manager, carpenter foreman, lea carpenter, and other positions within the construction field.

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

  • AREA I - Language Arts/Communications
  • ENGL1101Composition and Rhetoric3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • AREA II - Social/Behavioral Sciences
  • PSYC1101Introductory Psychology3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • AREA III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics
  • Choose one of the following:
  • MATH1111College Algebra3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • MATH1103Quantitative Skills and Reasoning3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • AREA IV - Humanities/Fine Arts
  • ENGL2130American Literature3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • Program-Specific General Education Core Requirements
  • To meet the minimum required 15 semester credit hours in General Core Courses, students must take an additional 3 semester credit hours.
  • ENGL1102Literature and Composition3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • HIST2111U.S. History I3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • HIST2112U.S. History II3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • POLS1101American Government3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • SOCI1101Introduction to Sociology3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • OCCUPATIONAL COURSES
  • CARP1000Fundamental Carpentry Skills3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • CARP1015Structural Framing I3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • CARP1020Structural Framing II3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • CARP1025Intermediate Carpentry Techniques5 credit hours105 contact hours
  • CARP1035Advanced Carpentry I5 credit hours7 contact hours
  • COFC1080Construction Trades Core4 credit hours5 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
  • Select one of the following Drafting courses:
  • CMTT2020Construction Drafting I3 credit hours5 contact hours
  • CCMN1030Construction Graphics3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • Select one of the following Project Management/Legal courses:
  • ACCT2140Legal Environment of Business3 credit hours3 contact hours
  • CCMN2010Construction Law3 credit hours3 contact hours
  • CCMN2040Construction Project Management4 credit hours60 contact hours