The ESF minor in construction management prepares students for management careers in the construction industry. This minor is available to SU students as well as ESF students. The basic objective of the minor is to provide a fundamental understanding of the various methods used to take the design into the field and construct a quality structure in the most efficient and effective manner with minimal environmental impacts. To complete this minor, students must pass the following courses with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
Admission to the minor requires junior status, a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, and permission of the construction management and wood products engineering undergraduate curriculum coordinator (220 Baker).
Required courses (3 credits each): CM 342 Light Construction; CM 343 Construction Estimating; CM 453 Construction Planning and Scheduling; CM 454 Construction Project Management.
Two additional courses chosen from the following (3 credits each)
CM 330 Building Codes and Zoning Practice; CM 331 Construction Safety; CM 335 Cost Engineering; CM 350 Construction Methods and Equipment; CM 444 Materials Marketing;
CM 455 Construction Contracts and Specifications.
Total credits required: 18