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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After Graduation

Career Opportunities

Construction manager, project manager, estimator, purchasing/expediting agent, contractor/sub-contractor, code enforcement officer, building inspector

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for construction managers was $89,300 in May 2016. The top 10 percent earned more than $158,330.

Industries with the highest published employment for this occupation are:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Nonresidential Building Construction60,180$48.38$100,630
Residential Building Construction38,200$45.59$94,830
Building Equipment Contractors33,860$47.38$98,540
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors15,760$46.14$95,960
Utility System Construction14,590$48.90$101,710

Statistics reported in May 2016

Special Admissions Requirements

Transfer Procedures

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Tools, Uniforms & Supplies

Tool List

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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Construction Management Advisory Committee

  • Mr. James P Craft, Project Manager, James Craft & Son Inc.
  • Mr. Jack DaSilva, Senior Vice President, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
  • Mr. Michael L Fiore, Project Manager, Leonard S. Fiore, Inc.
  • Brian J Fish, General Superintendent, Hensel Phelps
  • Mr. Hal Gee, Jr., Vice President, Energy Development, Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc.
  • Michael J Mattivi, Director of Project Management, Zartman Construction, Inc.
  • Mr. Corey Sarver, Project Executive, Gilbane Building Company
  • Matthew R Sarver, LEED AP, Senior Project Manager, Gilbane
  • Ms. Stephanie L Schmidt, DBIA, President, Poole Anderson Construction
  • Kevin M Snoke, P.E., CHC, CCHM, President/COO, Wagman Construction, Inc.
  • S. Curtis Wargo, Project Manager, Allan Myers

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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