Construction Management Bachelor’s Degree


Construction Management is an in-demand career that needs men and women knowledgeable in the myriad components required to build out residential and commercial projects. The NAU Online Bachelor of Science in Construction Management degree program will help you develop deep insight on how to effectively supervise, manage, and monitor construction projects, including key aspects like planning, controlling, and scheduling.

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National American University is excited to announce that we have become members of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), which is committed to a sustainable, prosperous future through LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environment Design), the leading program for green buildings and communities worldwide. NAU’s associate and bachelor degree programs in Construction Management will prepare students to take their LEED Green Associate (GA) exam.

The construction management online bachelor’s degree helps you build knowledge in the diverse aspects of residential and commercial construction projects. You will develop deep insight on how to effectively manage and supervise projects.

  • Analyze how concepts in the principal areas of construction management guide organizational decision-making.
  • Use current construction management technologies in support of organizational continuity.
  • Show the leadership skills required to achieve strategic construction management objectives.
  • Apply appropriate ethical perspectives in a global business environment.
  • Demonstrate effective communication strategies across multiple stakeholder groups.
  • Employ productive collaboration methods in a professional business setting.

Online Construction Management Bachelor’s Degree Classes and Curriculum

The online Construction Management bachelor’s degree program consists of 180 total credits. You will take construction management major core, support core, open elective, and general education core classes.

All academic courses are 100% online.

Major and Support Core

100.5 credits

Open Electives

13.5 credits

General Education

66 credits

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.

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Online Construction Management Degree Career Outcomes

After earning the Construction Management Bachelor’s degree you will have the business skills, experience and education to manage the execution of any construction work in the private or public section. Typical careers include:

  • Construction manager
  • Site engineer
  • Cost estimator
  • Consultant
  • Facilities manager
  • Building surveyor
  • Sustainability consultant

Who Is a Good Candidate for the Construction Management Program?

  • Entry-level job seekers: The online Construction Management Degree program is a great option if you want to start a career in construction or make the move to a management position. You receive the training and education that employers want to see in an applicant.
  • Construction professionals:  Do you already work in construction? Earning a bachelor’s in Construction Management can help advance your career. And you may be able to transfer previous work and education credits into the Construction Management Bachelor’s degree program.

Course Listing (180 Credits)

CM1100 – Introduction to Construction Management
CM2100 – Construction Materials and Methods I
CM2200 – Construction Materials and Methods II
CM2300 – Construction Documents and Graphics
CM2400 – Building Codes and Inspection
CM2500 – Construction Estimating I
CM2600 – Construction Planning and Scheduling
CM3100 – Construction Safety
CM3200 – Construction Laws and Contracts
CM3300 – Mechanical and Electrical Systems
CM3400 – Construction Estimating II
CM3500 – Productivity and Cost Control
CM4100 – Construction Equipment Operations
CM4200 – Advanced Construction Graphics
CM4300 – Green Building Trends and Technology
CM4400 – Construction Project Management and Administration
CM4500 – Construction Management Capstone

AC2760 – Financial Accounting for Managers
MT1050 – Introduction to Business
MT2050 – Principles of Management

MT3000+ – Elective OR
MT6255DC – Introduction to Leadership and Quality

MT3050 – Human Resource Management OR
MT6300DC – Managing Human Resources

MT4300 – Management Across Cultures OR
MT6580DC – International Management

General Education (31.5) Available for Block Transfer

EN1150 – Composition I


SC – Science Electives


HU2000 – Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
HU – Humanities Elective

Behavioral/Social Science

EC2050 – Macroeconomics OR
EC6100DC – Economic Analysis

EC2100 – Microeconomics OR
EC6150DC – Managerial Economics

General Education (34.5) Course-by-Course Transfer

EN1300 – Composition II

EN2100 – Speech OR
EN2150 – Interpersonal Professional Communication

EN3070 – Advanced Research and Writing


MA2000 – Quantitative Reasoning
MA3000 – Business Statistics

General Education

CS1202 – Strategies for Professionals  OR
CS1204 – Advanced Strategies for Professionals

CS1302 – Consumer Mathematics
CS2080 – Career Management


Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.