Build a solid foundation for a career in construction
Begin your new learning journey by acquiring knowledge in mathematics, science and engineering, in conjunction with modern computing techniques, you can pave the way to appropriate business solutions to a variety of construction projects. From determining the economic viability to managing the construction process, you'll learn to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems. This program will also provide you opportunities to work as a team on a capstone project so you can develop your skills in client interaction, planning and scheduling, proposal development, cost estimating, identification of design criteria, and other key facets required in your field. You'll be ready to choose from a variety of managerial and engineering roles.
CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING (BS) :: 1.2 Is this Program a Good Fit for You?
Is this Program a Good Fit for You?
Construction Engineering students are typically interested in:
CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING (BS) :: 1.3 SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED
SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED IN CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING
Take on our mission to build a better Texas that is eager to compete in an interconnected world with creativity, ethical leadership and imagination. We don’t just discover the future, we make it.
The College of Science and Engineering is a gateway to in-demand STEM careers projected to make up a significant portion of the U.S. and global economy.
Shape an innovative framework with an award-winning faculty including four Regents Professors, a highly selective honor for exemplary contributions to their university, community and the State of Texas.
Our faculty will help you tackle complex challenges and discover solutions with hands-on research in various fields.
CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING (BS) :: 1.7 Careers
Construction engineering students are positioned to become highly valued organization team members and engineers. Our graduates are well-positioned to transition quickly when internship and job opportunities present themselves.
Career Possibilities and Current Median Salaries
There is a 11% projected job growth through 2026 for construction engineers.
US DOL Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2018Back to menu
CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING (BS) :: 1.8 INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Internship experience provides the foundation employers are often looking for. Although not required for your degree, internships are an important part of your education experience. These are just a few of the companies that partner with Career Development and offer opportunities for A&M-Commerce construction engineering students.
CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING (BS) :: 1.10 MINORS
- Engineering and Systems Management
- Engineering Mathematics
- Engineering Statistics
CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING (BS) :: 1.12 FEATURED COURSES
You will learn to plan and schedule time, costs, and other resources for a construction project. Computerized scheduling software will be introduced. You will be introduced to computerized estimating and scheduling software.
This course will teach you how to design and construct concrete structures including reinforced concrete beams, slabs, columns, walls and footings utilizing the building codes.
This course will provide you with knowledge about highway planning, driver characteristics, geometric design, traffic flow and control, highway materials, pavement design, and how highways are constructed, maintained and upgraded.
Undergraduate Program Costs
Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.