UT Tyler College of Engineering and Computer Science
Construction ManagementThe Department of Construction Management at The University of Texas at Tyler offers the bachelor of science in construction management degree, preparing students for professional careers and leadership roles in construction and construction-related industries.
Construction is the largest industry in the United States with about 7 million employees. Most construction managers are not involved in actual building. They supervise and direct the project, motivating teams, facilitating subcontractors and managing equipment and materials.
With a construction management BS degree from UT Tyler, you will be well equipped to oversee the entire range of construction operations on a commercial or residential project, from start to finish.
UT Tyler construction management majors learn about:
- Structural Design
- Mechanical and Electrical systems
- Materials and Methods
- Planning and Cost Estimating
- Procuring Contracts
- Labor Relations
They also learn to read and create architectural blueprints in order to coordinate all facets of the construction project.