Construction Management: Special Studies, Master of Science in Construction ManagementView Checksheet
Minimum Total Hours (Non-Thesis): 32
Program Code: M253
|CNS 5003||Construction Fundamentals I 1||3|
|CNS 5013||Construction Fundamentals II 1||3|
|CNS 5033||Applied Project Management 1||3|
|CNS 5023||Research Methods in Planning, Design and Construction||3|
|CNS 5952||Special Studies Presentation||2|
|CNS 5993||Special Studies Research||3|
|Total Credit Hours||32|
CNS 5003, CNS 5013, and CNS 5033 are fundamental courses for students without construction education or background-may be replaced with electives for students with sufficient construction education and/or experience, with approval of the graduate liaison.
|Choose 3 courses from the following:||9|
|Fundamentals of BIM|
|Legal Issues in Construction|
|Lean Construction Management|
|Leadership in the Construction Industry|
Other Electives as required and approved by the student's committee; may include:
|CNS 5940||Construction Industry Practicum||1-3|
|CNS 5960||Directed Readings||1-4|
|CNS 5970||Special Topics/Seminar||1-3|
General Requirements for all Master's Degrees
The master’s degree requires the equivalent of at least two semesters of satisfactory graduate work and additional work as may be prescribed for the degree.
All coursework applied to the master’s degree must carry graduate credit.
Master’s degree programs which require a thesis consist of at least 30 credit hours. All non-thesis master’s degree programs require at least 32 credit hours.
Credit transferred from other institutions must meet specific criteria and is subject to certain limitations.
Courses completed through correspondence study may not be applied to the master’s degree.
To qualify for a graduate degree, students must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher in the degree program coursework and in all resident graduate coursework attempted. A student must also have at least a 3.0 in all coursework (including undergraduate coursework if any).
Additional information for master's degree students may be found in the Graduate College Bulletin.
- A student who has done satisfactory graduate work and has earned a 3.0 grade point average may file for master’s candidacy.