Engineering Technology

Construction Management Program Details

  • Campus Availability: Macomb
  • Because the Construction Management program is comprehensive, students in this area are not required to pursue a minor
  • Internships in any approved major-related field, provides students with the opportunity to enhance his or her skills in a professional work environment of particular interest to gain invaluable on-the-job experience
  • Construction Management majors are invited to become members of the National Association of Homebuilders, the Western Illinois Construction Management Association, and the Mechanical Contractors Association of America
  • Students travel to, and participate in, competitions at regional/national conferences, attend field trips, and host professionals who provide insight into their selected fields

Please refer to the undergraduate catalog for detailed program information and course requirements

Careers

The professional practice class has instruction that prepares students for career and internship searches, etiquette, networking, presentation skills, interviewing, office communication, communicating with clients, and more

  • Architectural Drafter
  • CAD Manager
  • Document Control Engineer
  • Estimator
  • Field Engineer
  • Office Manager
  • Project Engineer
  • Project Manager
  • Quality Control Engineer
  • Safety Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Superintendent

Employers

Many students report that the internship experience helps them focus their career goals and make vital industry contacts that benefit them upon graduation.

  • Brockway Mechanical & Roofing
  • Bush Construction
  • Chicago Bridge & Iron
  • City of Joliet Blding & Inspections
  • EMCOR Services Team
  • Gilbane Company
  • Illinois Dept. of Transportation
  • Keokuk Contractors
  • Kiewit
  • Laverdiere Construction, Inc.
  • Leopardo Construction
  • Parsons Brinkerhoff
  • Plote Construction, Inc.
  • Quigg Engineering
  • Walsh Construction