Bachelor of Science Construction Project Management

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Fall 2017 start: applications open on Oct. 19, 2016.

  •  Four-year baccalaureate degree
  •  Fall start
  •  Laptop-based program using SAIT-issued laptop

Program Description

Watch a video about the Bachelor of Science Construction Project Management at SAIT Polytechnic The Bachelor of Science in Construction Project Management provides graduates with structured management and leadership techniques, further providing the basis for broader management decisions as well as on-site leadership in construction operations. The program prepares you for leadership roles in the construction industry. It consists of a combination of core courses, specialty courses and general education courses.

As a Construction Project Manager you will ultimately be responsible for every aspect of a client's project including planning, scheduling, managing equipment and materials, budgeting, staff management, procurement, risk analysis, or a combination of any of these.

This degree program is four years in length, consisting of eight 15-week semesters.

This program accepts students into first semester in September.

Note: This program utilizes an e-Learning (SAIT issued laptop computer) instructional delivery method.

Your Career

Graduates participate in construction project management, facilities management, and infrastructure development both locally and globally.

Graduates also pursue graduate-level credentials in the construction project management domain.

Numerous career paths exist for graduates of the BSc CPM. Some examples of typical entry level opportunities for graduates include the following:

  • Assistant Construction ManagerBrochure

  • Assistant Project Manager

  • Site Supervisor

  • Construction Inspector

  • Project Coordinator

  • Project Document Controller

  • Assistant Project Coordinator

  • Project Assistant

  • Assistant Site Supervisor

  • Junior Estimator

  • Junior Contract Administrator

  • Assistant Facilities Manager

There are also opportunities for graduates of BSc CPM to pursue a variety of self-employment opportunities such as: consulting, general contracting, small businesses, or other entrepreneurial ventures.

Student Success

Students entering with higher grades usually experience more success in SAIT's programs. There is a direct correlation between the time and energy invested in studies to the success achieved.
Note: Course difficulty levels are higher for a degree program than they are for a diploma program.