Skilled Trades & Vocational - Construction Management Technology
If you want to be part of an industry that's building the future towns, villages, homes, and cities of the world, enjoy serving as an intermediary between groups, and possess solid management and interpersonal skills, a degree in Construction Management Technology may be the perfect fit for you.
Types of Degrees
Construction Management Technology students typically pursue an associate degree (2 years), bachelor's degree (4 years), or master's degree (6-7 years) in a construction-related field like civil engineering or building science. Certifications are also available, and internships or work experience on construction sites is highly valued by employers.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a strong academic background in math and science coursework helping applicants obtain acceptance into their desired school. Experience in construction is also highly valued. Scores from college entrance exams like the ACT and SAT are often required. Each school has its own specific requirements, making it important for you to explore several options before settling on a specific school.
Career Opportunities After Earning A Construction Management Technology Degree
The range of career opportunities available to someone with a degree in Construction Management Technology can include:
- Construction Manager
- Building Inspector
- Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.
Post Graduate Salary Information
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for a Construction Manager was $95,260 in 2019. (1)
Note that the average salary varies widely not only depending on the career chosen but on geographical location and employer. Conditions in your area may vary.
Careers associated with these educational opportunities often require additional degrees and certifications not offered as part of the educational opportunities presented by this website.
Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.