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Western Kentucky University

Construction Management

Major in Construction Management

Bachelor of Science Degree

The major in Construction Management (reference number 533) leads to a Bachelor of Science degree. A minor or second major is not required. The curriculum requires a total of 120 hours: (56 technical specialty hours, 36 hours of general education, plus 28 hours of other requirements.) Course requirements for the major are shown below.

 Students should consult with an advisor in planning their four-year degree program. A four year plan of study (semester by semester) is outlined below and is available in the Departmental Office, ESTB 204.


Career Opportunities

Specialty                                             Average Salary

Construction Manager                           $82,790

Installation & Repair Supervisor            $62,540

Cost Estimators                                     $58,860

Landscape Architects                            $64,180



You can see detailed course descriptions by clicking the WKU Course Search link to the right. In the dropdown box, choose the appropriate subject area and click "Go". For curriculum information, click on the CM Curriculum PDF above.




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 Last Modified 2/6/15