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Online Construction Management Degree

Construction Management

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The Bachelor of Science in Construction Management combines skill sets obtained through course work in Civil Engineering Technology and Business along with construction management courses to prepare students for the fast-paced construction industry.

The program provides students with industry current and relevant skills necessary to manage construction related projects. Its composition enables students to work in a heavy-civil infrastructure or commercial-residential industrial projects in positions such as construction managers, general contractors, project managers, consultants, field supervisors, and foreman. 

At a Glance
  • Next Start Date June 10
  • Credits 120
  • Length Term: 8 weeks
  • Format Online
  • Tuition $400 per credit hour
  • Complete In 3 - 4 years

CSU Pueblo is a great fit for anyone looking to pursue an online construction management program degree. Engaging courses with knowledgeable teachers that are professionals in the industry sets this program apart from others.

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Program Details

The Construction Management degree program requires a total of 120 credits, including a
mix of general education courses, core courses, technical courses, and specialized science and computer courses.

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    CORE COURSES (58 credits)

    CET 102: Surveying I                                                                                                                          
    CET 103: Surveying II                                                                      
    CET 115: Civil Drafting I                                                                    
    CET 207: Construction Materials & Methods                                     
    CET 208: Concrete & Asphalt Materials                                             
    CET 303: Construction Management                                                 
    CET 304: Building Cost Estimating                                                   
    CET 305: Heavy Highway Cost Estimating
    CM 101: Introduction to Construction Management                         
    CM 231: Statics and Structures
    CM 320: Soils in Construction
    CM 330: Wood Structural Systems
    CM 341: Concrete & Steel Structures
    CM 351: Construction, Planning, and Scheduling
    CM 445: Construction Safety
    CM 451: Mechanical and Electrical Systems
    CM 461: Construction Law
    CM 465: Construction Accounting and Finance
    CM 475: Senior Project

    TECHNICAL COURSES (9 credits)

    Select 6 credits from ACCT, BSAD, CET, CM, EN, FIN, MGMT, or MKTG 100, 200, 300 or 400 level course. 
    Select 3 credits from ACCT, BSAD, CET, CM, EN, FIN, MGMT of MKTG 300 or 400 level course


    CIS 100: Introduction to Word
    CIS 103: Introduction to Powerpoint
    CIS 104: Introduction to Excel Spreadsheets
    CHEM 111 & CHEM 111 Lab: Principals of Chemistry and Principles of Chemistry Lab
    GEOL 101 & GEOL 101 Lab: Earth Science and Earth Science Lab
    MATH 120: College Algebra
    MATH 156: Introduction to Statistics
    PHYS 201 and PHYS 201 Lab: Physics I and Physics I Lab


    ACCT 201: Principals of Financial Accounting
    BSAD 270: Business Communications
    BSAD 302: Ethics and Business
    ECON 201: Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)
    ECON 202: Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)
    MGMT 201: Prinicples of Management


    ENG 101: Rhetoric & Writing I (GT-C01)
    ENG 102: Rhetoric & Writing I (GT-CO2)
    CID 103: Speaking & Listening
    General Education History
    General Education Humanities

Upon completion of your construction management degree, you will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge, techniques, skills, and tools of the construction industry in construction activities

  • Perform standard tests, organize and interpret test data, and apply test results to improve constructions processes

  • Function effectively as members or leaders on construction teams

  • Communicate effectively regarding subjects related to construction and activities 

  • Demonstrate an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities


As a public and non-profit university, CSU Pueblo partners with you to make your education affordable. CSU Pueblo offers one affordable tuition rate, regardless of residency. 

Construction Management Tuition Rate: $400 per credit hour



Everyone deserves affordable education. That is why we offer a number of scholarships to help you achieve your education goals.


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Learning can lead to earning. Discover where a Construction Management degree might take you and make informed choices about your future in education.


Diverse Industries:

  • Construction Managers
  • Project Superintendents
  • General Contractors
  • Project Managers
  • Consultants
  • Field Supervisors
  • Foreman

Applications for Construction Management are accepted year-round. The admission requirements are the following:


Prospective Freshman: As a prospective freshman, you are evaluated on the content and rigor of your high school
coursework, grades or high school rank, and standardized test scores. You must successfully graduate from high
school and have a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 2.0. You must complete and submit the undergraduate appli-
cation and send official transcripts to the Office of Admissions.

Transfer Students: Transfer applicants are degree-seeking students who, at the time of application, have completed
a minimum of 24 credits of college-level coursework. Remedial courses and concurrent enrollment courses (courses
taken while in high school) do not count toward the total credit count.

Admission Standards: CSU Pueblo is a moderately selective institution, and we are committed to providing access
to a 4-year college degree to any student who is academically prepared. We look at several factors to determine your
preparation, including your cumulative college GPA and the courses you have taken at your previous institutions. In
general, students with at least a 2.3 cumulative transfer GPA who have successfully completed all basic skill course-
work will be admitted to CSU Pueblo. Students who have not yet completed their basic skills courses or who have a
GPA below a 2.3 are still encouraged to apply, and may be admitted on a probationary status.


How to Apply

Applicants must complete the online application. The application requires official transcripts from all colleges which
the student has attended. Once the application and transcripts have been received, students will receive an admission
decision. Send official transcripts:


By mail at Colorado State University Pueblo:
Office of Admissions
2200 Bonforte Boulevard
Pueblo, CO, 81001


CSU Pueblo Online offers quality higher education instruction to students across the nation. With years of
combined faculty experience, you will learn from experts in the field who will help you take your career to new heights.
Husam Alshareef smiling with arms crossed Dr. Husam Alshareef Construction Management Program Director
Haythem smiling Dr. Haytham Mahmoud Construction Management Professor


The online Construction Management program at CSU Pueblo is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Learn more about this accreditation by visiting

Frequently Asked Questions



    You may qualify for one or more scholarships offered by CSU Pueblo. You must have an updated FAFSA on file with Student Financial Services. Visit the Scholarships page for more information.


    It is important to check your PAWS account regularly to ensure your aid and bill look correct. Student Financial Services is open Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is available via phone at 719.549.2753, email at, and take walk-ins.


    First, you'll need to complete our online application. Once all required documents are received, an admissions processor will begin reviewing your application. You should receive an admissions decision within two weeks of receipt of all required documents. For more information, contact our Enrollment Counselor at 719.549.2200.

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