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About this Program

Certificates must contain at least nine credits of coursework that are unique to that program out of all other certificates and minors.

School Information

The mission of the M. E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management is to be the center of excellence for construction. The Rinker School will pursue this by promoting professional and ethical behavior in education and practice, advancing the industry by creating new knowledge through research and scholarly activities, educating individuals in principles, knowledge, and skills required to be successful in their professional careers, and providing service and transferring knowledge to the citizens of Florida, the construction industry, professional societies, the nation, and the world.


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  • A senior enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in a construction-related field (e.g., civil engineering) reviewed and approved by the school's faculty.
  • Demonstrated English communication skills.
  • Students from non-exempt countries must demonstrate proficiency in English by providing TOEFL or TSE scores.

Required Courses

Students will be awarded the certificate if they complete four of the following upper-division construction management courses with a combined GPA of 2.5 or better and a 2.0 or better in each course.

Select four:12
Construction Techniques
Equipment and Methods for Heavy/Highway Construction
BCN 5784
Graphic Communication in Construction
Construction Estimating 1
Comprehensive Estimating
Construction, Safety, Health and the Environment
Advanced Issues in Construction Safety and Health
Construction Project Management
Project Management for Construction
Construction Planning and Control
Advanced Construction Planning and Control
Total Credits12