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Certificate in Construction Management

This certificate trains individuals for highly skilled jobs in general contracting, heavy/highway and building construction, mechanical and electrical contracting, and construction management.

Who is this program recommended for?

This certificate teaches managerial aspects of contracting and the study of an individual firm in relation to the entire construction industry. Topics include contractor organization and management, legal aspects of construction, and financial planning. In addition, this graduate certificate will allow professionals to specifically focus in on the legal aspect of Environmental Engineering, Construction Management or Legal, Ethical and Intellectual Property Issues for Engineering Managers.

What will I learn?

  • Construction Management where you will study an individual firm in relation to the entire construction industry.
  • Construction Cost Estimating, which includes a full range of construction cost-estimating methods, such as final bid estimates for domestic building and heavy/highway projects; computerized takeoff and estimating techniques; international construction; financial and cost reporting; databases; indices; risk; competition; performance; and profit factors.
  • Project Control which focuses on the methodology that can be employed to plan project implementation and control progress.
  • Facility Maintenance that has a strong emphasis on planning and control of facilities use, maintenance, utility management, managerial control, budgets and costs, personnel administration, legal and safety, flexibility measurement, and design.
  • Legal Aspects in Construction, incorporating contract responsibilities of contractors, engineers, and owners; subcontracts and third-party liability; construction law and code compliance; and insurance and bonds.

Why study Construction Management at NJIT?

Construction Management can be studied partially online or at our NJIT Newark campus.  You'll have access to the same outstanding facilities and professors as full-time NJIT students, plus the flexibility you need to juggle all the aspects of your life.

This certificate teaches managerial aspects of contracting and the study of an individual firm in relation to the entire construction industry. Topics include contractor organization and management, legal aspects of construction, and financial planning. In addition, this graduate certificate will allow professionals to specifically focus in on the legal aspect of Environmental Engineering, Construction Management or Legal, Ethical and Intellectual Property Issues for Engineering Managers.

For more information about the online graduate certificate in Construction Management click here AND For more information about the online graduate certificate in Project Management click here. 

Prerequisites

Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in civil engineering, engineering or its equivalent, and should have proficiency in basic sciences and mathematics. Students who lack an appropriate undergraduate background may complete bridge courses.

Related Degree Programs

All credits for Construction Management relates in its entirety to either NJIT MS in Civil Engineering or NJIT MS in Engineering Management

Take Note

Check the course descriptions for more information. Some courses have prerequisites and must be taken in order.

Faculty Advisor: M. Wecharatana

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Status Course Section
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Catalog Description Location Meeting Dates
Open EM602 101 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE NJIT @ NK W  6:00pm - 9:05pm GITC 5602 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open EM602 851 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open EM602 853 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open CE610 101 CONSTRUCTION MGT NJIT @ NK F  6:00pm - 9:05pm KUPF 107 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed CE610 851 CONSTRUCTION MGT NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open CE616 101 CONSTRUCTION COST ESTMT NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 11:55am KUPF 108 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open CE616 851 CONSTRUCTION COST ESTMT NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open EM631 851 LEGAL ASPCT IN ENVR ENGR NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open EM632 101 LEGAL ASPECTS IN CONSTR NJIT @ NK W  6:00pm - 9:05pm GITC 5601 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open EM632 851 LEGAL ASPECTS IN CONSTR NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM637 851 PROJECT CONTROL NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
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Courses are scheduled for this semester. Due to a system change, they are not displayed below. Please go to the Registarís course schedule website, http://www.njit.edu/registrar/schedules/index.php for up-to-date information.
Status Course Section
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Catalog Description Location Meeting Dates
Closed EM602 102 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE NJIT @ NK M  6:00pm - 9:05pm GITC 1202 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM602 BEI MANAGEMENT SCIENCE NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open CE610 102 CONSTRUCTION MGT NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 11:55am FMH 413 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed CE610 852 CONSTRUCTION MGT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open CE610 854 CONSTRUCTION MGT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open CE616 102 CONSTRUCTION COST ESTMT NJIT @ NK F  6:00pm - 9:05pm KUPF 207 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open CE616 852 CONSTRUCTION COST ESTMT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open EM631 852 LEGAL ASPCT IN ENVR ENGR NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open EM632 102 LEGAL ASPECTS IN CONSTR NJIT @ NK W  6:00pm - 9:05pm GITC 1205 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open EM632 852 LEGAL ASPECTS IN CONSTR NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM637 102 PROJECT CONTROL NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 12:00pm KUPF 104 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open EM637 852 PROJECT CONTROL NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Status Course Section
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Catalog Description Location Meeting Dates
Open EM602 111 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE NJIT @ NK MWR  6:00pm - 9:00pm GITC 2305 05/27/2014 - 06/30/2014
Open CE610 850 CONSTRUCTION MGT NJIT @ NK 05/27/2014 - 08/11/2014
Closed EM632 850 LEGAL ASPECTS IN CONSTR NJIT @ NK 05/27/2014 - 08/11/2014