Residential Construction Manager

Certificate Program
CM81

Program Description
The construction manager certificate prepares experienced construction workers for entry into management positions within the residential construction industry.  Management courses, drafting, project management, and accounting for construction businesses provide a management core of courses. Computerized applications prepare the graduate for rapid advancement in today's increasingly automated construction industry. Graduates of the program will receive a construction manager certificate. (Program Length: 5 Semesters minimum)

It is recommended that students first complete the introductory and technical carpentry courses (course numbers beginning with the letters 'COFC' and 'CARP') before attempting any of the management level courses (course numbers beginning with the letters 'CMTT'). Program Director approval is required for admission to this certificate program.

Some courses in this program of study may be subject to a livework and/or supply reimbursement charge.

Employment Opportunities
Foreman, superintendent, estimator, contractor, sub-contractor, expediter, scheduler

1st SEMESTER
11 Hours

COFC 1020 Professional Tool Use & Safety

COFC 1030 Materials and Fasteners

COFC 1050 Const. Print Reading Fund

CARP 1070 Site Layout Footing & Foundation

2nd SEMESTER
14 Hours

CARP 1105 Floor and Wall Framing

CARP 1110 Ceiling & Roof Framing Covering

CARP 1112 Exterior Finishes and Trim


3rd SEMESTER
4 Hours

CARP 1114 Interior Finishes I

4th SEMESTER
10 Hours

CMTT 2010 Residential Estimating Review

CMTT 2020 Construction Drafting I

ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I


5th SEMESTER
10 Hours

CMTT 2050 Residential Code Review

CMTT 2130 Computerized Const. Scheduling

CMTT 2170 Construction Contracting


49 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION

See Program Advisor regarding evening schedule

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