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Construction Management Associate in Science

Construction Management Associate in Science
Type: AS
Subplan Code: CNMGT-AS
CIP: 1646041200

Program Description

Seminole State’s Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Construction Management is a blend of construction project management, building science and business courses that will prepare students for a career as a manager of commercial and residential construction projects. Graduates typically are
employed as assistant project managers, project field engineers, project administrators and cost estimators. This degree will prepare students for state licensing and Seminole State’s B.S. in Construction.


Houses, roads, bridges, power plants, schools and hospitals are just some of the essential structures that support daily life. These residential, commercial and industrial projects are led by construction managers who coordinate the many details required to complete them, often while supervising multiple concurrent projects.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program are employed as:

  • Assistant Project Managers/Project Engineers
  • Estimators
  • Field Superintendents
  • Home Builders
  • Purchasing Agents
  • Schedulers

Job Outlook

Employment in this field is expected to grow by 17 percent (about as fast as average) through 2020 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics). Construction managers will be needed as the level and variety of construction projects expands. Population and business growth will result in new construction of residential dwellings, office buildings, retail outlets, hospitals, schools, restaurants and other structures.

College Credit Certificates

Students pursuing this degree also may obtain the following college credit certificates:

  • Building Construction Technology Technical Certificate


Graduates of this program are qualified to earn the following industry certifications:

  • Autodesk Certified Associate - Revit Architecture, (ADESK020)
  • Autodesk Certified Professional - Revit Architecture, (ADESK025)
  • NCCER Carpentry - Level 1, (NCCER005)
  • NCCER Carpentry - Level 2, (NCCER032)
  • NCCER Carpentry - Level 3, (NCCER033)
  • NCCER Carpentry - Level 4, (NCCER034)
  • NCCER Construction Technology, (NCCER008)
  • NCCER Electrical - Level 1, (NCCER010)
  • NCCER Electrical - Level 2, (NCCER038) 
  • NCCER Masonry - Level 1, (NCCER025)
  • NCCER Plumbing - Level 1, (NCCER026)
  • NCCER Plumbing - Level 2, (NCCER069)
  • NCCER Plumbing - Level 3, (NCCER070)
  • NCCER Plumbing - Level 4, (NCCER071)
  • NCCER Project Management, (NCCER027)
  • NCCER Roofer - Level 1, (NCCER053)
  • NCCER Roofer - Level 2, (NCCER054)
  • NCCER Roofer - Level 3, (NCCER055)
  • NCCER Roofer - Level 4, (NCCER056)
  • NOCTI Building Construction, (NOCTI043)
  • NOCTI Carpentry, (NOCTI018)
  • NOCTI Home Builders Institute/NAHB, (NOCTI042)

Additional industry certifications may be available for college credit certificate programs.

Placement and Salary Information

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Available Courses Shown in Green
Required Courses
Elective Courses
Choose 10 credits from the following list:
Any BCN prefix college credit course
Any BCT prefix college credit course

Additional Elective courses

General Education Courses
Choose GLY1000 or GLY 2010C:
or higher level Physics course

Mathematics General Education course


History General Education course


Humanities General Education course


Social Science General Education course

Total Credits:

This A.S. degree is transferrable into the B.S. degree, Construction offered at Seminole State College.  Interested students should should refer to the Baccalaureate section of the catalog for further information.


Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees are designed to prepare graduates for immediate entry into their chosen career field. A.S. degree graduates may transfer into certain baccalaureate programs. Students planning to transfer to baccalaureate programs should consult with Student Affairs counselors, advisors or specialists to make sure required courses are taken and entry requirements are met for the college/university program of their choice.

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

Each course offered by Seminole State is listed alphabetically and organized by the course prefix, catalog number and description. The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.

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