The Bachelor of Science in Construction Management program at Philadelphia University emphasizes the importance of a rich, productive collaboration between business and design. Students interested in leadership roles in this challenging, multi-faceted, competitive field benefit from PhilaU’s industry-centered curriculum. Our faculty is comprised of experts in the construction management profession. They bring invaluable real-world experience to the classroom to teach not only technical skills, but also decision-making techniques and the principles of environmental sustainability. Our students become ethical, innovative problem-solvers who develop marketable, sustainable solutions to the challenges they will face in practice. Graduates of the program possess a working knowledge of the construction business model and are exceptionally well-prepared to contribute to a project or firm immediately.
Students learn in a multidisciplinary environment, collaborating on teams across majors to apply their knowledge and fully realize projects with community and industry partners. PhilaU’s scenic campus is just minutes from large construction companies in Philadelphia, offering excellent internship and networking opportunities. The program reflects the rigorous standards set forth by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE). Graduates are ready to begin careers in Construction Project Management, Construction Field Management, Real Estate Management, Capital Projects Management and a variety of other professions.