Accredited by the American Council For Construction Education (ACCE), the Construction Management major develops leaders for the building construction industry.
Through an interdisciplinary curriculum, students receive a background in:
The program focuses on production, technical, and management capabilities rather than design and craft skills.
Construction requires well-educated professionals who can manage the complexities of building. Quality, affordable structures with a variety of complex technological systems are in high demand. Building and facility construction typically comes with an aggressive timeline.
The practical experience in the Construction Management major at Illinois State ensures you can successfully and safely manage time, cost, labor, materials, and other resources.
Illinois State hosts a Construction Management Career Fair every semester, connecting our in-demand students with some of the nation's largest builders and contractors.
You'll learn how to manage complex construction projects from beginning to end through interdisciplinary coursework, field trips, and on-the-job work experience.
Our graduates go on to become: