Construction Management B.S.Cons.

Degree Requirements: 131 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.

Credit Hours
Area A1 - Communication Skills
Select 6 credit hours from Area A1 of the Core Curriculum6
Area A2 - Quantitative Skills
MATH   1112College Trigonometry3
Area B - Global Engagement
Select 4 credit hours from Area B of the Core Curriculum4
Area C - Humanities, Fine Arts, and Ethics
COMM   1110Public Speaking (Requirement for Humanities, Fine Arts, and Ethics) 13
Select 3 additional credit hours from Area C of the Core Curriculum3
Area D - Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Technology
GEOL   1340Environmental Geology (Area D, Section II) 14
PHYS   1111Introduction to Physics I (Area D, Section I) 14
STAT   2231Introduction to Statistics I (Area D, Section III) 13
Area E - Social Sciences
Select 12 credit hours from Area E of the Core Curriculum12
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major
ACCT   2030Survey of Accounting3
TCM   1131Building Materials and Systems3
TCM   1231Introduction to Construction Management3
TCM   1232Construction Graphics3
TCM   2233Construction Surveying3
WRIT   2130Technical Communication3
Health and Physical Education Activity
HLTH   1520Healthful Living2
Physical Activity (Two 1-hour Courses)2
Orientation
FYE   1220First-Year Seminar2
Major Courses
Business Elective 1 (3000 or 4000 level)3
Business Elective 2 (3000 or 4000 level)3
LSTD   3230Building Construction Law3
MGNT   3130Principles of Management3
TCM   2234Mechanical and Electrical Equipment and Systems3
TCM   2235Introduction to Structures3
TCM   2333Building Information Modeling for Construction Management3
TCM   2430Construction Safety3
TCM   3231Steel Structures3
TCM   3232Concrete and Masonry Structures3
TCM   3330Quantity Estimating3
TCM   3331Construction Finance3
TCM   3332Construction Equipment Management3
TCM   3333Building Codes3
TCM   4090Selected Topics in Construction1
TCM   4432Construction Administration3
TCM   4434Soils and Foundations3
TCM   4518Introduction to Senior Project1
TCM   4530Senior Project3
TCM   5330Green Building and Sustainable Construction3
TCM   5431Construction Cost Estimating3
TCM   5433Proj Planning/Scheduling3
NOTE: The following courses are reserved for special circumstances, as approved by the student's academic advisor, and may be used in place of other required courses to satisfy the requirements of the major.
Special Problems in Construction
Free Elective
Select 3 credit hours of Free Electives3
Total Credit Hours131
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The listed courses are recommended in the Core Areas noted.  Several of these are prerequisites of other courses required for the major.

Other Program Requirements

  • At least 100 hours of Departmental pre-approved community service must be completed prior to graduation clearance.
  • A minimum grade of "C" is required in all TCM and PHYS courses.
  • Students must take the American Institute of Constructors, Associate Constructor (Level 1) Exam prior to Graduation.

Advisement

CEIT Office of Student Services, Room 1208, Allen E. Paulson College of Engineering and Information Technology, Telephone (912) 478-4877.