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  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook

Residential Construction Management, AAS


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CM13

Program Description

The Residential Construction Management degree helps prepare you for a leadership position in the construction industry. Graduates of this associate degree program are prepared to quickly grow into such leadership positions as contractors and subcontractors, construction superintendents, job supervisors, and estimators and schedulers.

The Construction Management program is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for a career in some aspect of construction supervision. The associate degree program builds upon the basic diploma courses which provide a background of skills in several areas of construction. Supervision courses, drafting, project management, and accounting for construction businesses provide a management and supervisory core of courses. Computerized applications prepare the graduate for rapid advancement in today’s increasingly automated construction industry. Graduates of the program will receive an associate of applied science degree in Residential Construction Management. (Program Length: 6 Semesters minimum)

View the Residential Construction Management AAS Program Fact Sheet for additional information.

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

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’).

Employment Opportunities

Framing carpenter, finish carpenter, form builder, roofer, siding installer, foreman, superintendent, estimator, contractor, sub-contractor

Curriculum


Essential General Education Core Courses (15 Credits)


Area I - Language Arts/Communication


(Successful completion of ENGL 1101  is required)

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences


(Choose ONE of the following)

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts


(Choose ONE of the following)

General Education Elective:


To meet the minimum required 15 semester credit hours in general education courses, an additional 3 semester credit hours must be taken from Area I, Area II, Area III, or Area IV. Students can view the complete list of classes here .

Residential Concentration (25 Credits)


8R13

Total Hours: 70


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