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Plan, Construct, Maintain, Manage
The construction industry is one of the largest industries in the world, based on either employment or expenditures. A construction manager must be able to apply principles from business, mathematics, science, and engineering to construction projects in a wide variety of nature, type, and scope.
Why Construction Management at UTA?
UTA’s Construction Management degree program is the only one of its kind in North Texas. It provides students with the knowledge and technical, administrative, and communication skills necessary to succeed in the construction industry. Students will be able to deliver sustainable construction projects with respect to scope, scheduling, budgeting, quality, safety, and the environment.
What Do Construction Managers Do?
Construction managers coordinate and supervise the building of all types of structures, as well as roads and bridges. Construction managers may also work with clients during the design phase to help refine construction plans and control costs. They also ensure that projects meet design specifications and are completed on time and within budget.
Bachelor of Science in Construction Management
The construction industry is one of the largest industries in the world, based on either employment or expenditure. A responsible position in construction management requires the ability to apply principles from business, mathematics, science, and engineering to construction projects in a wide variety of nature, type, and scope. Construction managers plan, construct, maintain, and manage facilities essential to modern, civilized human life. Projects requiring construction management expertise include buildings, bridges, tunnels, transportation systems, and facilities utilized in various specialized industrial processes./p>
You may choose to pursue a graduate degree, and you might take a job in academia, teaching the next generation of students. If you enter the workforce, you'll join our alumni at top companies like:
- ANDRES Construction
- Archer Western
- Austin Commercial
- Balfour Beatty US, Inc.
- BNSF Railway
- CONSOR Engineers
- Goldman Sachs
- Herzog Contracting Corp.
- Joeris General Contractors
- Maser Consulting
- Polk Mechanical
- Redder General Contractors
- The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
- Turner Construction Company
- Vaughn Construction
- ...and many more!
The program in construction management is accredited by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET (https://www.abet.org), under the General Criteria and the Construction Management Program Criteria.
Requirements for Licensure or Certification
All discipline specific programs in the College of Engineering meet educational requirements for professional licensure or certification in all U.S. states, territories, and the District of Columbia.
(Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2022)
Projected growth through 2032: 5%
Get a head start on your UTA construction management degree in high school! If you have the prerequisites, our courses can be used to satisfy high school course requirements and can be applied toward your undergraduate degree.
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