Construction Management Major

Do you want to build the world around you to transform communities?

At a glance

Construction management is a great choice if you thrive in environments requiring teamwork, solving tangible problems, critical thinking, and creating the world around you. Through this program, you’ll learn about the planning, coordination, and control of a construction project from inception to completion. The major integrates technology and management systems with the basics of civil engineering, business and management, and communication skills to be successful in a thriving construction industry. You’ll leave the major with a widely applicable degree, on-site experience, and ready to be a top earner. 

Students must meet additional requirements in order to continue from the Pre-Construction Management major to the Construction Management major.

Degree typeBachelor of Science
FormatOn campus
Part ofCollege of Health and Human Sciences
Additional requirements?Yes
Accelerated option?No
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Some Career Options

There is a high demand for capable and highly trained construction management professionals who can adapt and become effective leaders in the field. As a Construction Management graduate, you’ll come out ready to join a variety of career paths in various industry sectors such as commercial, residential, infrastructure/heavy civil, and industrial. You’ll benefit from the program’s in-house internships, job-search assistance, and career fairs, as well as one of the higher placement rates and entry-level salaries of CSU majors.

Tour and info session options

Tours may be available as part of Admissions tours and info sessions, offered throughout the year.

For additional opportunities, please reach out to:

Department of Construction Management recruiter at

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Want a more in-depth look at this major? Take a look at the program website to learn more.