Engineering Technology

Construction Management Technology - Associate in Applied Science

 


Matt Andrade- A Construction Management Technology Student at HGTC.

The Associate in Applied Science in Construction Management Technology degree prepares students for employment in the field of construction, capable of filling entry- and mid-level supervisory positions within the industry. Also, the program allows those already employed in the construction industry to enhance their skills and prepare for advancement. The program focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to supervise an ongoing construction project, staying under cost, maintaining high quality, and building to the specifications. 

For more information, contact:

 Orlando Arteaga (843) 349-5312                     

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Career Outlook

Graduates of the Construction Project Management Technology program are prepared to seek careers as construction supervisors and construction/building inspectors. They will be well-qualified to achieve their clients' construction objectives, such as cost, time, and quality.

For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry Georgetown Technical College's Career Resource Center for more employment, career, and professional development resources.

Employers of HGTC Alumni Include:

  • Baldwin Construction
  • FBI Construction
  • MB Khan Construction
  • Spann Roofing
  • City of Myrtle Beach
  • Horry County Schools-Construction Management Office

Transfer Opportunities

Transfer requirements for senior colleges/universities vary widely; visit www.sctrac.org for specific information. The transfer courses in this display should be regarded only as suggested courses. Each student is responsible for planning a program of study to meet the requirements of the senior college or university to which the student expects to transfer. Therefore, a student planning to transfer the first two years from HGTC to a senior college or university should visit www.hgtc.edu/academics/university_transfer.html or www.sctrac.org or obtain a copy of that institution’s catalog. For specific transfer opportunities, contact the department chair.

 

Curriculum Sequence

First Semester - Fall    
EGR 170 Engineering Materials 3
EGR 270 Introduction to Engineering 3
EGT 101 Basic Technical Drawing 2
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
MAT 175 Algebra & Trigonometry I* 3
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3
  TOTAL 17
Second Semester - Spring    
AET 101 Building Systems I 3
CET 127 Building Construction & Print Reading 4
EGR 190 Statics 3
   or    
EGR 260 Engineering Statics  
EGR 275 Introduction to Engineering/Computer Graphics 3
EGR 285 Engineering Surveying I 3
EGR 295 Engineering Surveying Lab I 1
  TOTAL 17
Third Semester  - Summer    
BCT 200 SCWE Building Construction Technology 8
  TOTAL 8
Fourth Semester - Fall    
CET 140 Construction Financial Management 3
CET 216 Soil Mechanics 3
CET 230 Construction Management 3
CET 242 Concrete Design 3
ENG 160 Technical Communications* 3
  TOTAL 15
Fifth Semester - Spring    
CET 238 Construction Planning & Scheduling 2
CET 245 Cost Estimating 3
CET 260 Construction Management Senior Project 3
PSY 201 General Psychology 3
SPA 107 Hispanic Culture & Communication** 3
  TOTAL 14
 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

71

*The following university transferable sequences may be substituted: ENG 102 for ENG 160; MAT 110 for MAT 175.  

**SPA 201 may be substituted for SPA 107.