Job Opportunities

With a degree in Construction Management you can:

Become a Licensed California Contractor... Become a Licensed California Architect... Become a Certified Professional Constructor... Continue your education in a Master's in Business Administration (MBA) with a construction emphasis or Master's in Architecture…

OR . . .

Reviewing blueprintsWork in the many areas of the construction industry such as: Project Manager, Project Engineer, Estimator, Scheduler, Architectural Engineer, Real Estate Developer, Field Engineer, Architectural Representative, Design Coordinator, Engineer Representative, Safety Engineer, Building Inspector, Construction Manager, and Construction Consultant, just to name a few.

Average starting salaries for C.M. graduates: $45,000-$50.000! Enjoy 100% job placement with up to three competitive offers per student.

Employment Facts

The CM Program has started to collect employment data for students graduating each semester. This process began during the last academic year (May 2011). Here are the results for the most current graduating classes:

 

Number of # Spring 2010 Fall 2010 Spring 2011 Fall 2011
No. of Graduates 39 20 32 9
No. of Respondents 33 (85%) 15 (75%) 26 (81%) 8 (89%)
No. Employed 24 (73%) 5 (33%) 20 (77%) 6 (75%)
Employed in Construction 16 (48%) 4 (27%) 12 (46%) 4 (50%)
Offered Job in Construction 14 (42%) 3 (20%) 13 (50%) 4 (50%)
Interned with Company 7 (21%) 5 (33%) 7 (27%) 3 (38%)
Employed and/or Offered 27 (82%) 9 (60%) 23 (88%) 6 (75%)
Avg. Salary $42,233 $43,667 $44500 $52,500

 

Prospective Employers

DeSilva Gates Construction

Kitchell

The Beck Group

Quiring General

American Paving Company

Hensel Phelps Construction Company

Lyles Construction Group

Preston Pipelines General Engineering Contractors

McCarthy

Harris Construction, Inc.

Clark Construction

Soltek Pacific

Morley Builders

Centex Building Community

Krazan Site Development Engineers

Kleeman Roebbelen Construction

Granite Construction

RMC Constructors

Rudolph and Sletten General and Engineering Contractors

DPR Construction, Inc.

The Pankow Companies Builders

Auburn Constructors

VP Buildings

Webcor Builders

Teichert

The Stellar Group

EFCO Systems for Concrete Construction

Western Roofing Service

Bechtel

Hathaway Dinwiddie

Walters and Wolf

3D International