Construction Science & Management
Do you consider yourself to be a dynamic person? Do you enjoy working with others and managing projects? If you are interested in having a great level of autonomy in a high-paying job, then the B.S in Construction Science and Management may be the degree for you.
UTSA’s Construction Science and Management Program
Students who obtain the four-year Construction Science and Management degree (CSM) have a wide range of professional construction industry career opportunities in the office and the field. The construction industry provides an environment where CSM graduates thrive and achieve success through communication, collaboration and leadership.
The Department of Construction Science maintains a close partnership with the construction industry through its Construction Industry Advisory Council (CIAC). In addition to providing a significant number of scholarships, sponsoring service projects, mentorship, speaking in classes, and offering part-time and full-time employment, the CIAC also sponsors a variety of social events: mixers, tailgating, cook-off, sports, competitions, and field trips, among others. CSM Student organizations are very active and have significant industry support.
The UTSA four-year B.S. in CSM degree is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE).
What You’ll Learn
CSM graduates coordinate and supervise a wide variety of projects, safely completing them on time, within budget, and meeting industry standards. CSM graduates adapt to the dynamics and challenges of the construction industry, and enjoy a great deal of autonomy in the workplace while they work closely with other disciplines such as architects and civil engineers. CSM Graduates are in great demand for internships and jobs upon graduation.
The Department of Construction Science in collaboration with the Construction Industry Advisory Council (CIAC) hosts two annual Construction Career Fairs to help the students secure internships and full-time jobs. The CIAC also offers a significant number of scholarships to financially support the students while pursuing the construction degree. Additionally, the University provides individualized assistance to help students enhance their marketable skills to successfully transition from the classroom to career.
Please note that there are additional admission requirements that need to be met in order to be admitted into this major. View all of UTSA’s specific admission requirements here.