Commercial Construction Management

Associate of Applied Science Degree
CC13

Program Description
The mission of the commercial construction management program is to prepare its students to assume positions leading to increasing managerial responsibility in a variety of firms which plan and construct commercial construction projects. Graduates will be provided with the knowledge, skills and confidence necessary to effectively coordinate all of the managerial and technical aspects of a construction project.

Upon graduation of the degree program, students will possess skills in problem solving, critical thinking, and communication, as well as technical and conceptual application of estimating, contract administration, contracts, scheduling, finance, safety, and means and methods of construction.

The associate of applied science degree program includes commercial construction management courses and college-level general education courses. Coursework is accomplished through business simulations that prepare students to immediately and effectively impact the work environment. Student industry employment is encouraged to allow direct application of skills learned through course projects. (Program Length: 5 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities
Project manager, contract administrator, superintendent, estimator, project engineer, safety engineer, assistant cost engineer, quality control engineer, scheduling engineer


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS
Essential General Education Core Courses

 

18

Area I – Language Arts/Communication

Composition and Rhetoric

ENGL 1101

3

Public Speaking

SPCH 1101

3

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences (Choose ONE of the following)

Principles of Economics

ECON 1101

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECON 2105

3

Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 2106

3

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics (Successful completion of MATH 1111 is required)

College Algebra

MATH 1111

3

(Choose ONE of the following)

 

 

Quantitative Skills and Reasoning

MATH 1100

3

Math Modeling

MATH 1101

3

Physical Science I

PHSC 1111

3

College Trigonometry

MATH1112

3

Precalculus

MATH1113

3

Introduction to Statistics

MATH1127

3

Calculus I

MATH1131

3

Conceptual Physics & Lab

PHYS 1110/L

3/1

Introductory Physics I & Lab

PHYS 1111/L

3/1

Biology I & Lab

BIOL 1111/L

3/1

Chemistry I & Lab

CHEM 1211/L

3/1

Chemistry II & Lab

CHEM 1212/L

3/1

Area IV – Humanities/Fine Arts (Choose ONE of the following)

Art Appreciation

ARTS 1101

3

American Literature

ENGL 2130

3

Introduction to Humanities

HUMN1101

3

Music Appreciation

MUSC 1101

3

Essential Technical Courses

 

43

First Year Experience

FYES 1000

2

Introduction to Construction and Development

CCMN 1000

2

Building Technologies and Methods

CCMN 1020

4

Construction Graphics

CCMN 1030

3

Construction Safety

CCMN 1040

4

Construction Estimating I

CCMN 1060

4

Construction Estimating II

CCMN 1070

4

Construction Law

CCMN 2010

3

Construction Scheduling

CCMN 2020

4

Construction Accounting and Financial Management

CCMN 2030

4

Construction Project Management

CCMN 2040

4

Principles of Management OR

MGMT 1100

3

Leadership

MGMT 1115

(3)

Elective(s)

CCMN xxxx

2

 

Total Hours

61

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, CCMN 1000, CCMN 1020, CCMN 1030, and ENGL 1101

Elective(s): CCMN 2080 or CCMN 2500.