Construction Management (Diploma)

Program Description

The Construction Management diploma program is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for a career in some aspect of construction supervision. The diploma program in carpentry provides background skills in several areas of construction. Supervision courses, computer aided drafting, project management, and accounting for construction businesses provide a core of management and supervisory courses leading to a Construction Management diploma.

Program Details

  • Location: Griffin Campus
  • Major Code: CM12
  • Award Level: Diploma
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: 4 Terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 56

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements.

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.


First TermENGL 1010Fundamentals of English I3
COFC1011Overview of Building Construction Practices3
COFC 1020Professional Tool Use and Safety3
COFC 1050Construction Print Reading Fundamentals3
Choose One: (Required)
COLL 1500College Success and Career Exploration3
COMP 1000Introduction to Computers

Second TermMATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics3
CARP 1070Site Layout, Footings and Foundations3
CARP 1105Floor and Wall Framing4
CARP 1110Ceiling and Roof Framing Covering4

Third TermCARP 1112Exterior Finishes and Trim4
CARP 1114Interior Finishers I4
CMTT 2010Residential Estimating Review3

Fourth TermEMPL 1000Interpersonal Relations and Prof. Development2
CMTT 2020Construction Drafting I3
CMTT 2050Residential Code Review3
CMTT 2130Computerized Construction Contracting3
CMTT 2170Construction Contracting3

Program Advisor
William Pickett
Griffin Campus

Career and Academic Planning
Sharon Craft
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107