Construction Management
Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management focuses on materials and methods involved in the building process, and the managerial and business techniques necessary for successful construction business operation. Students will develop skills needed to work as supervisors, and construction managers or to specialize in estimating, purchasing, supervising, and project scheduling. They also will complete a general core of degree requirement courses.

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Construction Management
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About the curriculum

Classes

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Accreditation & Industry Connections

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Program accreditation.

Students receive the OSHA 30-hour Construction Industry completion card through successful completion of the required elements included in our Construction Safety Management course. Students are also required to sit for the American Institute of Constructors (AIC) Level I Associate Constructor Certification.

After graduation

List of jobs via the College Catalog.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for construction managers was $84,410 in May 2013. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $50,220.The top 10 percent earned more than $146,340.

Industries with the highest published employment for this occupation are:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Nonresidential Building Construction53,380$45.45$94,550
Building Equipment Contractors29,500$44.78$93,150
Residential Building Construction29,010$40.70$84,650
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors13,160$42.06$87,490
Utility System Construction11,630$45.61$94,860

Statistics reported in May 2013

Special Admissions Requirements

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Transfer Procedures

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Tools, Uniforms & Supplies

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Necessary equipment will be addressed in courses as needed.

Computer

Computers are available throughout the campus for student use. Students may purchase a laptop or PC for their personal use, however, there is no specific computer requirement for the Construction Management program.

Uniforms and tools are available for purchase through The College Store.

Clubs & Activities

Construction Management Association (CMA)

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Penn College Construction Association (PCCA)

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Sigma Lambda Chi

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Construction Management Advisory Committee

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Advisory committees, which act as recommending bodies to the faculty and administration, consist of in-field professionals who act as partners in the development of curriculum. Their curricular and equipment advice as well as their industry connections and internship opportunities are invaluable to our students and to the growth of our institution.

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