Construction Management Major

In the construction management program you’ll study the management and technology sides of the residential and commercial construction industry while developing an understanding of current building codes, construction materials and processes, principles of design and construction safety. You’ll explore topics such as interpreting construction documents, the importance of communication skills, project scheduling and understanding job cost reports as you learn through classroom, lab and field experiences. The curriculum combines technical instruction with management concepts to prepare you to take on a supervisory role in the field.

WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING

  • project management
  • construction estimating
  • general contracting
  • specification writing
  • project scheduling
  • construction sales
  • public agencies
  • project inspecting

PREPARE FOR A CAREER AS A(N)

  • construction engineer
  • code enforcement inspector
  • engineering technician
  • estimator
  • field technician
  • project engineer/manager
  • quality control technician

Your pathway to a degree

You can start with a construction technician certificate or construction materials inspection certificate, taking classes that directly apply to the associate degree in civil engineering technology – construction management major:

Certificates

Associate Degree

Associate of applied science in civil engineering technology

  • Engineering Memorial Scholarship
  • Choose Ohio First Scholarship

View scholarships

  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Canton Joint Engineering Council

The mechanical engineering technology program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC of ABET); www.abet.org