Do you like building things? Planning? Are you a natural leader? Then construction management might be a great fit for you. In this course you will learn the major facets of construction management including project initiation and planning, scheduling techniques and procedures, cost estimating and control, and construction project financials.
Jobs for Construction Managers are expected to increase by 8.8 percent, or 880 jobs between 2018 and 2028. (Source: Collegegrad.com)
Roby Hayes, Clay Sharff, Rita Brown
$95,260 (source: ziprecruiter.com)
Sky’s the limit (literally)!
Degree in engineering or building and construction management (BA or BS)
*Skills needed to become a construction manager. *Course completion certificates from top universities in the field. *Course credits can be used
The Construction Management specialization is curated for professionals in the construction and civil engineering industry looking to advance their careers. Through this specialization, students will gain comprehensive industry knowledge along with the latest trends and development within the industry. This 5-course specialization will cover the major facets of construction management including project initiation and planning, scheduling techniques and procedures, cost estimating and control, and construction project financials. After students complete this specialization, they will have gained significant skills and tools to stay relevant and ahead of the curve in the world of construction management.
Major construction management fundamentals, key project scheduling techniques, types of cost estimates and monitoring project cash flow
Construction Industry Overview, Sustainability in the Construction Industry, Building Information Modeling and Technology Trends in Construction
In this course you will engage in a series of challenges designed to increase your own happiness and build more productive habits. As preparation for these tasks, Professor Laurie Santos reveals misconceptions about happiness, annoying features of the mind that lead us to think the way we do, and the research that can help us change. You will ultimately be prepared to successfully incorporate a specific wellness activity into your life.
This work totals 103 hours over the course of 15 weeks
Please note that MYX will enroll you in these courses before the start of term.