BCN4946 Senior Construction Management Internship

This advanced course is designed to provide students the opportunity to apply classroom theory to practical, work-related applications and general exposure to various aspects of the construction industry. Students are expected to complete the required 300 internship hours with general contractors, subcontractors, architectural and engineering firms, project owners or material suppliers. The internship shall be in one or more of the following areas in construction project management for the internship to be considered a qualified learning experience: pre-construction services, bidding and estimating, scheduling, construction field supervision, field engineering and construction administration. Seminars may be a component of this course to enhance the learning experience. Regular contact with the assigned faculty advisor is required. Students shall secure an internship opportunity and/or employer sponsorship prior to seeking department approval. This course may be repeated based upon the student's academic plan. Lab fee required.

Prerequisites: Dean and/or department approval of employer and job responsibilities prior to registration in this course, a minimum of 12 technical college credits (excluding prep courses) in Building Construction completed at Seminole State College which includes courses specifically aligned with the student’s chosen major as identified in the student’s program plan, a Seminole State cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 and an appropriate job/internship placement. Self-registration is available upon final permission granted through the Career Development Center.

Terms Typically Offered:Fall, Spring, Summer

Classes not offered for selected criteria.

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

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.