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Construction Management

Associate in Applied Science

Program Overview

Get a business background for the construction industry. Have field experience and want to be a manager? Here's the right degree for you.

Learn about construction material science, regulations and safety, engineering, project plans, concrete technology, specifications and estimating. Such training is invaluable in the start-up and maintenance of a profitable construction business.

Earning Potential

With a associate's degree in this field, earning potential is high.  Demand is expected over the next 10 years as people in this field move into retirement.

In this field, it is estimated you could earn $53,900 a year.

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Likely Careers

  • Construction Manager
  • Construction Supervisor
  • Construction and Building Inspector
  • Construction students working in lab with instructor
    State-of-the-art technology

    Delta's construction lab will give you hours of hands-on experience with construction equipment and tools. Plus, you'll learn construction estimation and building modeling with computer technology and utilize the CNC router to design and fabricate unique 3D components.


About Delta's Program

The construction management program brings together management/business and construction. 

You will gain skills/knowledge in these areas of construction:

  • Construction methods and materials
  • Building codes and standards
  • Structural principles
  • Building modeling
  • Construction cost estimation and planning documentation
  • Technical problem solving

Your  business courses of this program will teach basic business structure and practices. This training is invaluable in the start-up and maintenance of a profitable construction business.

Why you should choose Delta


Life is busy. But that shouldn't get in the way of your education. Delta offers classes at night, on weekends and online to make taking classes and getting that degree easier. Plus, Delta has learning centers so you can take classes even closer to home.  


Co-op opportunities

You can get hands-on experience in your field while you're working toward that degree. I know. It's awesome! Plus, you'll even get paid. That's co-op! Check it out.


Facts & Figures


With the Michigan Transfer Agreement, 30 credits are guaranteed to transfer to any public institution in Michigan.

Associate’s salary

An associate’s degree earns you 35% more income on average.

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