Master of Science - Construction Management
The Master of Science in Construction Management (M.S.C.M.) degree provides graduate-level study for those seeking mid- and upper-level management positions in the construction industry or continued study for the doctorate. Students with degrees in construction management, engineering, science, architecture and business, as well as related disciplines are invited to apply. Applications for admission to the program are evaluated on an individual basis by the program’s faculty.
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Graduates will meet the expectations of employers seeking construction professionals with advanced expertise in the planning and execution of construction projects, including the abilities to:
- Demonstrate advanced analytical and integrative skills in construction project analysis and operations,
- Acquire and apply advanced knowledge and technical skills to the planning and execution of complex construction projects, and
- Lead or coordinate the efforts of professionals in construction project analysis, planning and construction operations
A Master of Science in Construction Management (MSCM) is intended to provide graduates with high level analytical skills that enable them to plan, schedule, organize, and estimate costs for complex construction projects; and also manage teams of construction professionals in industrial, utility, and government settings.