Construction Management Major, B.S.

Students will complete approximately 120 credits of coursework to receive a Bachelor of Science degree including a minimum of 43 credits of university general education curriculum. Within the major, students will complete 30 credits of industrial studies, computer and accounting courses plus 29 credits in an area of specialization in building construction management or construction safety and risk control management. Additionally, students will complete 18 credits of electives or a minor to complete the degree. Of the 120-credit total, at least 42 credits of completed coursework will be at the upperclassman level.

Course Title Credits
General Requirements
Core Curriculum32-33
Required Courses9
INDUSTDY 1010Principles of Safety and Risk Management3
MATH 1830Elementary Statistics3
INDUSTDY 4980Training and Supervision3
INDUSTDY 4990Industrial Studies Internship1-8

Construction Management Emphasis

Course Title Credits
Required Courses10-18
INDUSTDY 1010Principles of Safety and Risk Management3
MATH 1830Elementary Statistics3
INDUSTDY 4980Training and Supervision3
or BUSADMIN 3530 Organizational Behavior
INDUSTDY 4990Industrial Studies Internship1-8
Required Professional Concentration Courses21
INDUSTDY 1100Introduction to the Construction Industry3
INDUSTDY 1300Construction Computer Applications3
ACCTING 2010Financial Accounting3
INDUSTDY 3140General Construction Estimating3
INDUSTDY 3180Construction Safety Management3
INDUSTDY 3220Construction Procedures3
INDUSTDY 4840Construction Administration3
Required Technical Core Courses21
INDUSTDY 2430Building Construction Materials3
INDUSTDY 3210Commercial Construction Laboratory3
INDUSTDY 3350Road and Infrastructure3
INDUSTDY 4050Road and Infrastructure Lab3
INDUSTDY 4530Commercial Planning and Design3
INDUSTDY 4630Building Systems Analysis3
INDUSTDY 4960Commercial Building Planning and Construction Techniques3
Electives33-44
GENENG 1030Introduction to Engineering Projects1
GENENG 1320Engineering Computer Graphics2
GENENG 2130Engineering Mechanics-Statics3
CIVILENG 2220Civil and Environmental Engineering Computer Applications2
CIVILENG 2630Elements of Surveying3
CIVILENG 4030Construction Equipment2
BUSADMIN 2330Leadership and Management3
BUSADMIN 3010Business Communication3
or ENGLISH 3000 Technical Writing
BUSADMIN 3030Human Resource Management3
BUSADMIN 3130The Legal Environment of Business3
INDUSTDY 1130Wood Technology3
INDUSTDY 4020Topics in Industrial Studies1-3
INDUSTDY 4650Commercial Estimating3
INDUSTDY 4990Industrial Studies Internship 11-8
Total Credits170-205

Construction Safety Management Emphasis

Course Title Credits
Required Courses9
INDUSTDY 1010Principles of Safety and Risk Management3
MATH 1830Elementary Statistics3
INDUSTDY 4980Training and Supervision3
or BUSADMIN 3530 Organizational Behavior
INDUSTDY 4990Industrial Studies Internship1-8
Required Construction Concentration Courses27
INDUSTDY 1100Introduction to the Construction Industry3
INDUSTDY 1300Construction Computer Applications3
INDUSTDY 2430Building Construction Materials3
INDUSTDY 3140General Construction Estimating3
INDUSTDY 3210Commercial Construction Laboratory3
INDUSTDY 3220Construction Procedures3
INDUSTDY 4630Building Systems Analysis3
INDUSTDY 4840Construction Administration3
INDUSTDY 4960Commercial Building Planning and Construction Techniques3
Required Safety Concentration Courses24
INDUSTDY 3180Construction Safety Management3
INDUSTDY 3570Fleet Safety Management3
INDUSTDY 3590Industrial Hygiene and PPE3
INDUSTDY 4410Construction Hazard Control Solutions3
INDUSTDY 4510Construction Heavy Equipment Safety3
INDUSTDY 4520Construction Technical Certifications3
INDUSTDY 4880Fire Protection and Environmental Safety3
INDUSTDY 4910Construction Safety Capstone3
Technical Electives 16
BUSADMIN 2330Leadership and Management3
BUSADMIN 3030Human Resource Management3
BUSADMIN 3130The Legal Environment of Business3
BUSADMIN 3010Business Communication3
or ENGLISH 3000 Technical Writing
CIVILENG 2220Civil and Environmental Engineering Computer Applications2
GENENG 1030Introduction to Engineering Projects1
GENENG 1320Engineering Computer Graphics2
INDUSTDY 1130Wood Technology3
INDUSTDY 4020Topics in Industrial Studies1-3
INDUSTDY 4050Road and Infrastructure Lab3
INDUSTDY 4720Seminar in Safety3
INDUSTDY 4750Disaster Preparedness3
INDUSTDY 4970Independent Study in the Department of Industrial Studies1-3
INDUSTDY 4990Industrial Studies Internship 21-8
Total Credits159-177