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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED 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.


Contact Information

Basia Dellaripa
Program Coordinator, Construction Management
Room 1115
(860) 906-5175

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.

Becoming CSCC

STUDENTS: The Community Colleges are undergoing a merger with a plan to become Connecticut State Community College in fall 2023; please work closely with your advisor/program coordinator to select your courses accordingly. See Becoming Connecticut State Community College  for more detail about this exciting transition!

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