Master in Construction Management (classroom-based)

Degree Requirements 

Students must complete a total of 42 quarter credits (the equivalent of 28 semester credits) to earn the Master of Science degree. Core courses account for 9 credits; they must be graded credits. In addition, students have the following 3 options:

  • Option 1: Students who choose to write a thesis (9 credits), complete 24 credits;
  • Option 2: students who write a research paper instead (3 credits), must complete 30 credits.
  • Option 3: For the  course only option, students much complete 33 credits.

A maximum of 9 non-CM credits can be applied toward the degree. At least 18 credits must be graded credits. Get more information about the curriculum and requirements for this degree in the CM Masters Handbook.

The following six focus areas are offered in the Master of Science in Construction Management Program–details on these areas can also be found in the CM Masters Handbook.

  1. Integrated Project Delivery Systems
  2. Sustainable Built Environment
  3. Infrastructure Development
  4. International Construction
  5. Virtual Design and Construction
  6. Safety and Health in Construction