Accredited by the American Council For Construction Education (ACCE), the Construction Management major develops leaders for the building construction industry.
Through an interdisciplinary curriculum, students receive a background in:
- construction management
- architectural and engineering principles
- applied science
The program focuses on production, technical, and management capabilities rather than design and craft skills.
Point of Pride
Illinois State hosts a Construction Management Career Fair every semester, connecting our in-demand students with some of the nation's largest builders and contractors.
Why study Construction Management?
Construction requires well-educated professionals who can manage the complexities of building. Quality, affordable structures with a variety of complex technological systems are in high demand. Building and facility construction typically comes with an aggressive timeline.
The practical experience in the Construction Management major at Illinois State ensures you can successfully and safely manage time, cost, labor, materials, and other resources.
Applying to Illinois State
Illinois State's preferred filing period for freshman students for the fall semester is September 1-November 15. Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!