Construction Project Management Certificate

Construction Project Management

Learn how to deliver timely, competitive, and safe construction projects.
The Construction Project Management (CPM) Certificate in the MBA Program teaches students 15 semester hours of planning, scheduling, and managing construction projects, their legal and safety implications, with the option to learn additional estimating or sustainability practices. Students will also learn how to navigate industry-utilized software Primavera P6 and HeavyBid.

  • Fully online
  • Finish in one year
  • No GMAT required
Admission Requirements:
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree with a 2.75 GPA from an accredited university. Students who graduated from Lamar University with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management are not eligible for this certificate.

Turn CPM certificate credits into an MBA:
If a certificate student would later like to enter the MBA program, they must meet all entrance requirements for that degree program, including the submission of a GMAT score. The certificate courses taken may be applied to their MBA degree to fulfill the Construction Project Management concentration.

Graduation Requirements:
Students must obtain an overall 3.0 GPA for all of the required classes, with a “C” or higher in each class.

Courses Offered
Required Courses
CMGT 5310 – Construction Planning & Scheduling
CMGT 5325 – Construction Project Management
CMGT 5350 – Legal Practices in Construction
CMGT 5370 – Construction Safety Management

Plus, choose one of the following to complete the certificate:
CMGT 5320 – Construction Cost Estimating & Analysis
CMGT 5380 – Sustainable Built Environment & Society

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