A program that prepares individuals to supervise, manage, and inspect construction sites, buildings, and associated facilities.
Includes instruction in site safety, personnel supervision, labor relations, diversity training, construction documentation, scheduling, resource and cost control, bid strategies, rework prevention, construction insurance and bonding, accident management and investigation, applicable law and regulations, and communication skills.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Building Construction Technology (use the College Search feature and enter "Building Construction Technology” in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
What can you do with a major/degree in Construction Trades? Learn more on the Careers/Jobs/Internships in the Construction Trades page.
What can you do with a major/degree in Building Construction Site Management Studies?
There are many career paths and interrelated areas in the field of construction. Careers directly related to management in construction are varied and multi-faceted. However, they include several interrelated aspects that are consistent with construction standards and principles across the board. With what is available in the field, there are numerous choices for those who love building, creating, and maintaining structures. With a major/degree in Building Construction Site Management, you may find a career as a (but not limited to) site manager, facilities manager, building services engineer, and building surveyor.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Building Construction Site Management Studies
Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
Publications/Magazines Building Construction Site Management Studies