2020-2021 Academic Catalog

Construction Management Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Science

The Construction Management Engineering Technology program provides a sound background in principles and practices of residential and commercial construction. Courses of instruction include methods and materials of construction, building codes and specifications, architectural and computer-aided drafting, surveying, cost estimates, and computer principles. Students also take courses in statics, strength of materials, and steel structures. Management courses include construction scheduling, organization and supervision of construction, labor and industrial relations, and legal environment of business. Minimum grade requirement of “C” for all courses required for matriculation.

Summary of Graduation Requirements

Subject Area Credits
General Education Core 40
Major Requirements 52
Electives 6
Other Requirements 23
Total Credit Hours 121


Plan of Study Grid
First YearCredits
CMET 162 Materials of Construction 3
CSC 150 Computer Literacy 3
ENG 101 College English I 3
ENG 102 College English II 3
HED 100 Personal and Community Health 2
MTH 151 College Algebra 3
MTH 153 College Algebra & Trigonometry 3
PED 100 Fundametals of Fitness for Life 1
TMD 150 Engineering Graphics 3
TMD 151 Introduction to Cad 3
SEM 101
SEM 102
Spartan Seminar 101
and Spartan Seminar 102
Second Year
SEM 201 Spartan Seminar 201 1
CMET 260 Building Codes and Specifications 3
CMET 262 Methods of Building Construction I 3
CMET 263 Fundamentals of Surveying 3
CMET 264 Intermediate Surveying 3
CMET 265 Architectural Details 3
CMET 266 Architectural Drafting 3
TMD 225 Mechanics I: Statics 3
IMT 244 Industrial Specification & Technical Documentation 3
MTH 184 Calculus I 4
PHY 152 General Physics 3
PHY 152L General Physics Laboratory I 1
Third Year
CMET 363 Methods of Building Construction II 3
CMET 364 Steel Structures 3
CMET 370 Cost Estimates and Quality Control I 3
BUS 281 Legal Environment for Business 3
CHM XXXGeneral Chemistry 3
CHM XXXGeneral Chemistry Lab 1
ENG 285 Public Speaking 3
IMT 205 Industrial Safety & Management 3
TMD 345 Mechanics Ii: Strength of Materials 3
TMD 345L Mechanics II Laboratory: Properties of Materials 1
Select one of the following Social Science Electives: 3
Introduction to Psychology  
Select one of the following Technical Electives: 3
Advanced Cad  
Introduction to Computer Science  
Fourth Year
CMET 376 Soil Mechanics 3
CMET 462 Problem Analysis and Planning 3
CMET 464 Organization and Supervision of Construction 3
CMET 466 Structural Planning and Design 3
IMT 420 Labor & Industrial Relations 3
Select one of the following Cultural Social Science Electives: 3
African-American History  
African-American History Since 1865  
Modern African History & Cultures 1600-PRESENT  
Racial & Ethnic Minorities  
African American Politics  
Psychology of the African-American  
Select one of the following Humanities Electives: 3
Basic Art Appreciation  
Music Appreciation  
Foreign language
Select one of the following Cultural Humanities Electives: 3
African-American Literature, 1940-PRESENT  
African/Afro-American Art  
African-American Music  
XXX XXXElective 3
 Total Credits121