Prospective students who are interested in construction management degree programs may want to learn more about that construction industry including, building codes, construction site layout, mechanical systems and construction safety. A program of study leading to a construction management degree may also involve the areas of quality, safety, cost and labor management.
Construction managers may coordinate and oversee the work on a construction site, serving as a liaison between architects, inspectors, clients, builders and trades people. Construction managers, using their project management skills and understanding of the construction process, may also be responsible for helping to control the time, cost of materials and labor spent on, and the quality of, the project.
The ITT Technical Institutes are a leading provider of technology education in the United States. Some ITT Technical Institutes offer Construction Management programs of study in the School of Drafting and Design.