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Construction Management minor

Todd Dunn, Minor Adviser

The construction management minor broadens the learning experiences and professional opportunities of students who have an interest in building construction, bid development, management of construction projects after a successful bid, and the business, management, and technical aspects related to construction.

Notes about this minor:

  • This minor is closed to students majoring in civil engineering technology.
  • Posting of the minor on the student's academic transcript requires a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the minor.
Required Courses
CVET-170 Elements of Building Construction
CVET-461 Construction Cost Estimating I
CVET-462 Construction Project Management
Choose two of the following:
   CVET-424    Building Information Modeling with Revit
   CVET-464    Construction Planning, Scheduling, and Control
   CVET-465    Contracts and Specifications
   CVET-505    Sustainable Building Design and Construction
   ESHS-225    Construction Safety

Effective fall 2013, RIT converted its academic calendar from quarters to semesters.
View this minor's information from the retired quarter calendar

Quarter Curriculum - For Reference Only

Effective fall 2013, RIT converted its academic calendar from quarters to semesters. The following content has been made available as reference only. Currently matriculated students who began their academic programs in quarters should consult their academic adviser for guidance and course selection.

Legacy Quarter Text: 

The construction management minor offers courses covering building construction, cost estimating, construction project management, and construction safety. Students may choose electives to individualize the curriculum to match their interests.

Required Courses:
0608-422 Elements of Building Construction
0608-509 Construction of Cost Estimating
0608-560 Construction Project Management
0608-544 Contracts and Specs

Electives—Choose three of the following:
0608-500 Labor Relations
0608-460 Construction Equipment
0608-444 Mechanical and Electrical Equipment for Buildings
0633-504 Construction Safety