Construction Management

Construction Management

Building a career in construction begins at MCC. With two associate’s degrees, three degree tracks, and many certificates, the Construction Management program provides you with the skills you need and the unfair advantage you earned. Whether you’re new to the industry or want to take your career to the next level, our program is the ideal place to be.

The Construction Management program prepares you to work as a technician in construction drafting, construction inspection, or construction management. As a drafting technician, you may work in surveying, civil engineering, or you may draft for an architecture firm. As an inspection technician, you may perform in-home inspections, building inspections, or plan reviews. As a management technician, you may manage construction companies in the field or in an office, planning, scheduling, cost estimating, and addressing safety issues.

Career Profile

Quick Stats

Example Titles
Assistant Construction Manager/Project Site
Construction Cost Management and Planning
Construction Development Manager
Inspector I
Residential Remodeling/Lead Carpenter Project Manager
Property Field Adjuster
Types of Employers
Civil Engineering or Architecture Firms
Residential (Home) Inspectors
Building Inspection and Plan Reviewing
Construction Companies
Real Estate/Commercial Appraisal Firms

The demand in the workforce for trained construction professionals remains strong. 

The AAS and AS degrees in Construction Management, Construction Drafting, and Construction Inspection gives students the opportunity to transfer to a four-year university such as ASU East, ASU's Del Webb School of Construction, and other universities.

Construction professionals:

  • May manage projects such as buildings or roads
  • Often hire, train, supervise, and sometimes fire staff
  • Are responsible for work outcomes
  • Often check for structural quality and fire safety
  • Know detailed codes and regulations
  • May work closely with owners and builders

Available Associate Degree and Certificate

A list of available degrees and certificates offered in the Construction Management program
Degree / Certificate Type Title Courses
Associate in Applied Science AAS Construction Management Course Sequence
Certificate of Completion CCL Building Inspection Course List

Meet with an Advisor

Become a Student

Click here for MCC’s easy-to-use Enrollment Steps.

Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.

Advising for the Construction Management program is available through the Applied Sciences and Technology department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.