About the Minor
The Construction Management minor is designed to provide students an opportunity to study basic concepts of construction, materials, techniques, design, and managerial skills required for the construction industry. The CM minor has admission criteria and consists of nine courses beginning with CON 101 Introduction to Construction Management. The minor will take students a minimum of five semesters to complete.

How to Add the CM Minor
Students must meet with a CM Advisor to declare interest in the minor and will be given an override to register for CON 101. An online application must be completed and once a student satisfies the following criteria he or she will be admitted to the minor and allowed to register for additional required CON courses.

Admission Criteria

  • Earn a minimum 2.750 cumulative CSU GPA
  • Complete CON 101 with a “B” grade or better
  • Complete CO 150 with a “B” grade or better
  • Complete MATH 125 with a “C” grade or better

Once a student has met the minimum requirements listed above he or she is eligible to apply to the CM Minor program. Students are admitted each semester in May and December.

Effective Fall 2015

Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

CON 101Introduction to Construction Management3
Select one course from the following:2-3
Graphic Communications for Construction
Computer-Aided Design for Interior Designers
CON 151Construction Materials and Methods3
CON 265Plan Reading and Quantity Survey3
CON 317Safety Management2
CON 359Structures I4
CON 365Construction Estimating3
CON 367Construction Contracts/Project Administration3
CON 461Construction Scheduling and Cost Control3
Program Total Credits:26-27