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Construction Management Associate in Science

Construction Management Associate in Science
Type: AS
Major Code: CNMGT-AS
CIP: 1646041201

Program Description

The Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Construction Management is a blend of building science, project management and professional practice courses that prepare students for a career as project manager or superintendent of residential or small commercial construction projects.  This degree prepares students for state licensing and provides a pathway into Seminole State's B.S. in Construction.

Profession

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

Certifications

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

Visit Smart-College-Choices.com to access employment numbers and the estimated average, annual full-time wage for graduates of this program.

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Available Courses
Required Courses
33
BCN
29##
Cooperative Education Internship in Construction
Elective Courses

Any College Credit course not already required.

12
Credits
General Education Courses
15

Mathematics General Education course

3
Credits
Recommended Courses for BACC Degree Seeking Students: MAC 1105 or higher, MAC 2233, STA 2023.

Social Science General Education course

3
Credits
Recommended Course for BACC Degree Seeking Students: ECO 2013.

Science General Education course

3
Credits
Recommended Courses for BACC Degree Seeking Students: GLY 1000, GLY 2010C, PHY 1020/PHY 1020L or higher physics course, CHM 1020.

Humanities or History General Education Course

3
Credits
Total Credits:
60
Note:

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.

Note:

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.

Note:

Students with a baccalaureate degree or an associate of arts degree from a regionally accredited institution will be considered to have met general education requirements for this degree program.

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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