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  Sep 22, 2017
2017-2018 Catalog

Construction Management (A.A.S.)

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Title of Major: Construction Management, A.A.S.

Award: Associate of Applied Science degree, A.A.S.


Total Credit Hours: 60

About the Architecture and Interior Design Department

Purpose: Training in the organization and management of both large and small construction projects. Develop skills in the areas of project management, construction estimating, materials and methods of construction and construction documentation. Teaches and integrates principles of business management as applied to construction technology.

Range of Occupations

  • Construction manager
  • Estimator
  • Foreman
  • Inspector
  • Owner’s field representative
  • Project manager
  • Superintendent

Graduation Requirements

See Academic Regulations for college-wide Graduation Requirements .

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General Education Requirements: 25 credits

An approved list of general education courses can be found in the General Education Requirements and degree program required courses  section of the catalog. Choose general education courses from the following topics:

English: 3-6 credits

Biological and Physical Sciences: 3 credits

Recommend PHY 111 - Fundamentals of Physics 1  for those students transferring. See General Education Biological and Physical Sciences Requirements  for a list of approved courses.

Health, Fitness, Wellness: 3 credits

See General Education Health/Fitness/Wellness Requirements  for a list of approved courses.

Mathematics: 3 credits

Social and Behavioral Sciences: 3-6 credits

Choose one BPA Elective from the following courses: 3 credits

Computer Competency Requirement

General education requirement CTA 100  or CTP 103  meets this requirement.

Diversity Requirement

General education requirement SOC 111  meets this requirement.

Fast Track Option

This program has a Fast Track Option  for those holding a college degree.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Interpret single and multi-view drawings.
  • Illustrate visually and orally.
  • Assemble building materials and/or systems.
  • Generate the construction process.
  • Employ appropriate technology.
  • Apply building codes and regulations.
  • Assess environmental, health, safety and welfare issues.

This program aligns with all the college’s core competencies.

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