College of Technology > Department of Construction Management > Construction Management, MS
The Construction Management Master’s degree program provides the knowledge and skills essential for successful leadership positions in the construction industry. The curriculum focuses on both fundamental knowledge and advanced topics. Fundamental courses include estimating, scheduling, contracting, and project management and advanced courses include risk analysis, decision making, computer applications, green construction, quality management, leadership, modeling and optimization, and building information modeling. The program attracts students and working professionals with a diverse background in engineering, construction, and architecture. Our graduates are prepared to work in the construction industry and in academia.
Often referred to as the jobs of the future, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) jobs are among the highest paying and in-demand jobs today. This program supports such jobs and is STEM designated, which recognizes its rigor and provides the added benefit of an extended optional practical training (OPT) time period of an additional 24 month to international students.
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