Nov 17, 2019  
Traditional Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Traditional Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

Construction Management, B.S.



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Student Learning Objectives

  1. Create written communications appropriate to the construction discipline. 
  2. Create oral presentations appropriate to the construction discipline.
  3. Create a construction project safety plan. 
  4. Create construction project cost estimates. 
  5. Create construction project schedules. 
  6. Analyze professional decisions based on ethical principles. 
  7. Analyze construction documents for planning and management of construction processes. 
  8. Analyze methods, materials, and equipment used to construct projects. 
  9. Apply construction management skills as a member of a multidisciplinary team. 
  10. Apply electronic-based technology to manage the construction process. 
  11. Apply basic surveying techniques for construction layout and control. 
  12. Understand different methods of project delivery and the roles and responsibilities of all constituencies involved in the design and construction process. 
  13. Understand construction risk management. 
  14. Understand construction accounting and cost control. 
  15. Understand construction quality assurance and control. 
  16. Understand construction project control processes. 
  17. Understand the legal implications of contract, common, and regulatory law to manage a construction project. 
  18. Understand the basic principles of sustainable construction. 
  19. Understand the basic principles of structural behavior. 
  20. Understand the basic principles of mechanical, electrical, and piping systems.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with major in Construction Management

University Core Curriculum - 30 hours


Program requirements satisfy 12 of the 42 hours in the Core Curriculum.  

  • The Mathematics elective area is satisfied by BUS 2193 .
  • The six hours of the Natural Science elective area, including the lab requirement, are satisfied by PHY 1114  and CHM 1014 .
  • Three hours of the Social and Behavioral Sciences elective area are satisfied by ECN 2113 .

The program is exempt from the three hours of the Arts and Humanities elective area and from the final three hours from either the Arts and Humanities or the Social and Behavioral Sciences elective areas.   

  

Minimum total semester hours - 120


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