NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Polytechnic University, Brooklyn

Construction Management

Address:

6 MetroTech Center

Brooklyn, NY 11201

United States

Phone:

718-260-3679

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.-Construction Management, Graduate Certificate in Construction Management; Graduate Certificate in Project Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Exec21 Certificate is a leadership program for construction professionals. This program is an opportunity for students with a bachelor's degree who wish to specialize in construction management or who may have previously completed an advanced degree and are interested in furthering their professional development. Courses are taught by eminently qualified construction industry professionals and faculty members. Exec21 is recognized throughout the construction industry as a vital and innovative educational experience and was the recipient of the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) Academic Achievement Award). The Master of Science in Construction Management program prepares students for leadership positions in the construction industry. Specifically, the program seeks to provide a thorough understanding of basic management and leadership principles in the construction industry, the integration of modern technology and innovative management tools, principles and methods of planning and financing construction projects and the fundamental tools for communication within the industry. Project Management: Management of technology-based projects ranging from individual research and development to large-scale and complex technological systems. Feasibility and risk analyses. Project selection and portfolio optimization. Functional and administrative structures, coordination and scheduling of activities, personnel planning, negotiations and contracts, cost estimation, capital budgeting, cost controls, effective matrix management.

Accreditation:

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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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