2020-2021 Catalog 
  
    Oct 31, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

Construction Management, A.A.S.


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The degree will prepare students for immediate employment in entry level jobs in the industry. Graduates of the program will acquire basic knowledge and skills in administrative procedures, resource management and construction processes for building and heavy construction as well as the ability to utilize construction documents for quantity take-offs, to participate in construction job-site office meetings and to provide related documentation and correspondence.

Learning Outcomes

In addition to acquiring general education competencies, upon completion of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Interpret and effectively utilize construction and construction-related documents including reference materials, contracts, specifications, codes and ordinances.
  2. Understand and conduct quantity take-off processes using manual mathematical models/techniques and takeoff software.
  3. Estimate construction costs for bidding and other purposes and assess the appropriateness of various construction methods, materials and environmental systems in specific situations.
  4. Understand the theory and use of construction tools and/or equipment, including those related to surveying, testing and measurement.
  5. Demonstrate manual and computer drafting skills.
  6. Display the knowledge and skills required in the planning and management of a construction project including use of project software.
  7. Identify and resolve problems related to aspects of construction management.

Please see Becoming Connecticut State Community College  for important information regarding this program and Fall 2023 opening of Connecticut State Community College.  

Degree Requirements


Second Semester (13 Credits)


Third Semester (15 Credits)


Fourth Semester (16/17 Credits)


Total Credits: 60-61


The symbol (†) indicates a prerequisite needs to be met. Please refer to the Course Descriptions  section.

Technical Electives:


Members of Carpenter’s Union may be able to receive credit for previously completed union training programs.

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