Careers in Construction Management
Bachelor of Science Degree in
Construction Management

What jobs are available?

Assistant Project Manager, Superintendent, Scheduler, Cost Engineer, Field Engineer, Office Engineer, Estimator, Project Engineer, Marketing, Expeditor/Purchasing Agent, and Safety Director.

Who employs students with this major?
  • Construction subcontractors
  • Construction suppliers - Areas include commercial, residential, mechanical, electrical, industrial, heavy highway, and marine.
Good skills or traits for students with this major:
  • Good presentation skills.
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work with people.
  • Good oral communication skills.
  • Good written communication skills.
  • Good self motivation.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Ability to work indoors, outdoors or a combination of both.
Special training, degrees or experience I may need:
  • Gain practical experience through summer employment or co-op internship.
  • Take Construction Management specific courses.
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