Graduates will learn skills critical to good construction management and will be prepared to work in the construction industry, performing surveys for construction site layouts, applying proper building codes, and preparing drawings for residential and commercial construction projects.

Graduates may choose to enter the workforce or continue their education at a four year-college.

This program is offered by the Civil, Industrial and Mechanical Engineering Technologies Department.

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Highlights

Career Opportunities

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Recent employers include: BBL Construction; Bonacio Construction; D.S. DiCesare Construction; General Electric; GlobalFoundries; Rifenburg Construction; Taub Plumbing; and Troy Housing Authority.
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Graduates of the program work as Project Managers, Estimators, Construction Inspectors, Expeditors, Materials Testers and Construction Supervisors.
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Salaries vary based on position and degree attainment. Here are median salaries taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics as of 2017: Construction Manager, $74,800; Construction and Building Inspector, $63,590.

Get in Touch

Department or program information:

Christine LaPlante, Ph.D.
CIVIL, CONSTRUCTION, INDUSTRIAL AND MECHANICAL TECHNOLOGIES DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON
Hudson Hall, Room 129

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.