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.
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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- Construction Manager
- Construction Supervisor
- Construction and Building Inspector
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.
Facts & Figures
With the Michigan Transfer Agreement, 30 credits are guaranteed to transfer to any public institution in Michigan.
An associate’s degree earns you 35% more income on average.
Delta College offers over 150 degree, certificate and training options. Continue exploring and advancing your education with these related programs:
- Architectural Technology - Associate
- Residential Construction - Associate
- Residential Construction - Certificate