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: 3 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

Gainful Employment


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS
Essential Technical Courses

 

21

First Year Experience

FYES 1000

2

Financial Accounting I

ACCT 1100

4

Residential Estimating Review

CMTT 2010

3

Construction Drafting I

CMTT 2020

3

Residential Code Review

CMTT 2050

3

Computerized Construction Scheduling

CMTT 2130

3

Construction Contracting

CMTT 2170

3

 

Total Hours

21

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, COFC 1020, COFC 1050, and CARP 1070