DEGREE PROGRAMS
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SCHOOL OF INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY

Robert M. Desmond, Dean, 119 Rawl Building

CURRICULA

The School of Industry and Technology offers bachelor of science degrees in construction management, design, electronics, environmental health, industrial distribution, industrial technology, manufacturing, and urban and regional planning; and minors in aerospace studies, construction management, environmental health, industrial technology, military science, occupational safety and health, and urban and regional planning.

ADMISSION

Admission to the university does not guarantee admission as a major in construction management, industrial technology, or urban and regional planning.  Students entering the Departments of Construction Management and Industrial Technology must submit an application for admission to the chairperson of the department indicating that the following minimum requirements for admission have been met: a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA on at least 30 s.h. and completion of MATH 1065 or 1066; PHYS 1250, 1251; 9 s.h. of major courses.

DEPARTMENT OF CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

Douglas W. Kruger, Chairperson, 326 Rawl Building

BS IN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

The construction management program is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education. Students who have an associate degree from an approved technical program will be admitted directly into the transfer program. All other transfer student hours will be individually evaluated for program credit.  Minimum degree requirement is 126 s.h. credit as follows:

1.
General education requirements (See Section 6, Undergraduate Studies, Requirements for Baccalaureate Degree Programs), including those listed below                                                                     
ECON 2113. Principles of Microeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:SO)
GEOL 1500. Dynamic Earth (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:SC)
GEOL 1501. Dynamic Earth Laboratory (1) (F,S,SS) (GE:SC) (C: GEOL 1500)
MATH 1065. College Algebra (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:MA) (P: Appropriate score on mathematics placement test)  or MATH 1066. Applied Mathematics for Decision Making (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:MA) (P: Appropriate score on mathematics placement test or approval of dept chair)
PHYS 1250. General Physics (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:SC) (P: MATH 1065 or 1066)
PHYS 1251. General Physics Laboratory (1) (F,S,SS) (GE:SC) (C: PHYS 1250 or 2350)
PSYC 1000. Introductory Psychology (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:SO)
PSYC 3241. Personnel and Industrial Psychology (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:SO)
SPCH 2510. Public Speaking (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:FA) or SPCH 2520. Business and Professional Communication (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:FA)
42 s.h.
2.
Core (Choose one.).
Construction Management (51 s.h.):
CIET 2210. Construction and Civil Materials (3) (F,S)
CMGT 2660, 2661. Construction Techniques I (3,0) (F,S)
CMGT 2664. Construction Techniques II (3) (F,S,SS)
CMGT 2666. Soils and Foundations (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2664; GEOL 1500, 1501; MATH 1074; PHYS 1250, 1251)
CMGT 2800. Foundations of Construction (3) (F,S) (P: CIET 2210; computer-related elective)
CMGT 3000. Construction Work Experience (0) (F,S,SS) (P: Consent of dept chair)
CMGT 3100. Architectural Plans and Analysis (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2800; MATH 1065; P/C: CMGT 2664)
CMGT 3660. Structural Analysis (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2664; MATH 1074; PHYS 1250, 1251)
CMGT 3662. Mechanical and Electrical Construction (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2664)
CMGT 3664. Construction Contracts and Specifications (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2664; FINA 2244)
CMGT 3666, 3667. Construction Surveying (3,0) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2800; MATH 1074 or 1075; consent of instructor)
CMGT 4600. Managing Building Quality (3) (WI) (F,S) (P: CMGT 3664; ITEC 3290)
CMGT 4660. Construction Estimating (3) (F,S) (P: ITEC 2000, 2001 or computer elective; CMGT 3100, 3664; C: CMGT 3660)
CMGT 4662. Construction Planning and Scheduling (3) (F,S) (P: CMGT 4660; students with a 2.75 or higher cumulative GPA may take CMGT 4660 as a corequisite.)
CMGT 4664. Construction Supervision (3) (F,S) (P: CMGT 4662)
CMGT 4666. Equipment Management (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2666, 3660)
EHST 3926. Construction Safety (3) (F,S)
ITEC 3290. Technical Writing (3) (WI) (F,S,SS) (P: ENGL 1200)
Construction Management Transfer Program (48 s.h.):
Students who hold an associate degree from an approved technical program must transfer courses and take courses at ECU that meet the competencies of the construction management concentration listed above.  Students must complete at ECU a minimum of 24 s.h. credit, 18 s.h. from 3000 level or above and 6 s.h. from 2000 level or above. Additional courses may be necessary to meet required prerequisites. Construction management/industrial technology courses completed at ECU and technical transfer courses must total a minimum of 48 s.h.  Courses needed to meet requirements must meet as scheduled classes.
48-51 s.h.
3.
Cognates.
ACCT 2401. Financial Accounting (3) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 1065 or 1066)
EHST 3060, 3061. Environmental Issues in Construction (4,0) (F,S) (P: GEOL 1500, 1501)
FINA 2244. Legal Environment of Business (3) (F,S,SS)
MATH 1074. Applied Trigonometry (2) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 1065)
MATH 2228. Elementary Statistical Methods I (3) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 1065 or equivalent) or MATH 2283. Statistics for Business (3) (F,S,SS) (P: MATH 1065 or 1066 or equivalent)
Choose 3 s.h. computer-related elective from:
DSCI 2223. Introduction to Computers (3) (F,S,SS)
ITEC 2000. Industrial Technology Applications of Computer Systems (3) (F,S,SS)
Choose 6 s.h. from:
ACCT 2521. Managerial Accounting (3) (F,S,SS) (P: DSCI 2223)
MANF 3800. Capital Equipment (3) (S) (P: ACCT 2401; EHST 3292)
MGMT 3202. Fundamentals of Management (3) (F,S,SS) (P: ECON 1000 or 2113)
MKTG 3832. Marketing Management (3) (F,S,SS) (P: ECON 1000 or 2113)
Additional Cognate for Construction Management:
ECON 2133. Principles of Macroeconomics (3) (F,S,SS) (GE:SO) (P: ECON 2113)
24-27 s.h.
4.
Electives to complete requirements for graduation.  

CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT MINOR

The construction management minor requires 27 s.h. of credit as follows:

1.
Core courses.
CIET 2210. Construction and Civil Materials (3) (F,S)
CMGT 2660, 2661. Construction Techniques I (3,0) (F,S)
CMGT 2664. Construction Techniques II (3) (F,S,SS)
CMGT 3100. Architectural Plans and Analysis (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2800; MATH 1065; P/C: CMGT 2664)
CMGT 3664. Construction Contracts and Specifications (3) (F,S,SS) (P: CMGT 2664; FINA 2244)
CMGT 4660. Construction Estimating (3) (F,S) (P: ITEC 2000, 2001 or computer elective; CMGT 3100, 3664; C: CMGT 3660)
EHST 3926. Construction Safety (3) (F,S)
21 s.h.
2.
CMGT electives approved by the dept chair.
6 s.h.

 


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