2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Jun 23, 2021  
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Commercial Construction Management AAS Program Fact Sheet

What is a Construction Manager? Construction managers are responsible for a construction project from start to finish and everything in-between. They coordinate and supervise a wide variety of projects, including the building of all types of public, residential, commercial, and industrial structures, as well as roads, memorials, and bridges. Construction managers oversee specialized contractors and other personnel. They ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget. Construction managers work closely with owners and other building specialists, such as architects, civil engineers, and a variety of trade workers.
Degree and Certificates
  • Commercial Construction Management, AAS
  • Commercial Construction Contract Administrator, Certificate
  • Commercial Construction Estimator, Certificate
  • OSHA, Certificate
Prerequisite Courses
  1. Students can be provisionally accepted to the Commercial Construction Management degree program, but must complete any Learning Support courses before taking the General Education courses.
  2. Degree level proficiency is required for the General Education courses. For specific prerequisites please refer to the Course Descriptions in the online catalog.
Length of Program Degree: 5 semesters
62 Credit hours
Semester Program Begins Fall and spring semester
First Suggested Classes
Application Process Applicants to the Commercial Construction Management program must meet all Admission requirements; complete an application and pay the application fee. Individuals apply to Gwinnett Technical College at GwinnettTech.edu, submit all transcripts from high school and previous college work, and take the ACCUPLACER test, if required.
Program Deadlines You may enter in the fall and spring semesters.
For more information, contact: Christopher Sirmans, instructor, CSirmans@GwinnettTech.edu, 678-226-6760.
For admission and enrollment, contact: Enrollment Support Center in Building 100 at the Lawrenceville campus, or Building A at the Alpharetta-North Fulton campus, or email ACTTeam@GwinnettTech.edu.

Quick Facts

(This data was compiled from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.)

2016 Medial pay            $89,300 to $93,480
Entry level education            Associate’s degree, diploma, certificate
Number of jobs, 2014 - 2024            70,100
Job growth, 2014 - 2024            7%