Major in Construction Management

You Belong Here

You know that building anything starts with a good foundation. You’re not overwhelmed by big projects—you tackle them step-by-step. You want a career that allows you to see your ideas come to life. Construction management may by the major for you.

1.6 million new jobs

in the construction industry by 2022

(Bureau of Labor Statistics)
 

Why UC?

The construction management program at Utica College combines foundational study in management techniques with extensive real-world learning opportunities and an emphasis on professional responsibility. Guided by expert faculty, the program gives students the tools to succeed in one of the world's most dynamic and fastest growing industries.

Learn more about UC's construction management faculty.

The median salary for construction managers in 2013 was $84,410, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

What You’ll Learn

The construction management major offers a balanced focus on technical construction knowledge and the managerial, financial, and planning skills necessary for implementing construction activities. Throughout the curriculum there are consistent emphases on:

  • oral and written communication,
  • understanding the social and cultural dynamics of the construction industry,
  • understading the qualities of ethical business practice, and
  • the principles of social responsibility.

A Degree that Works

UC's construction management program prepares students for rewarding careers in every sector of the construction industry. Graduates of UC's construction management program have taken leadership positions at:

  • BBL Incorporated, Albany, NY
  • Charles A. Gaetano Construction Corporation, Utica, NY
  • Collins Scoville Architects, P.C., Albany, NY
  • Hayner Hoyt Corporation, Syracuse, NY
  • Hensel Phelps Construction, Chantilly, VA
  • HR Beebe Incorporated, Utica, NY
  • Keller Foundations, Ondenton, MD
  • Lecesse Construction, West Henrietta, NY
  • Limbach Facility Services, LLC, Warrington, PA
  • S&O Construction Services, Pleasantville, NY
  • Turner Construction Company, Anaheim, CA
One of the world's most dynamic and fastest growing industries.
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