Career Paths

Construction managers, often known as construction project managers or general contractors, supervise and coordinate a wide range of construction projects. These include the building of all types of residential, public, industrial and commercial structures, as well as roads and bridges.

Our career services department works closely with each student to help them launch careers of their dreams. And we are proud to announce that 91% of the 2014-2015 graduating class were hired within 6 months of their graduation.

With the construction industry numbers topping $4 trillion worldwide, it is no secret that construction is one of the biggest, fastest-growing markets globally. NewSchool of Architecture & Design’s Bachelor of Science in Construction Management degree program is designed to help you prepare for success in this vast industry. Our B.S. in Construction Management is a four-year degree program that gives you an understanding of this field in an actionable way and opens up worldwide employment possibilities. Our program also is taught in a way that emphasizes the partnership between the construction manager and the architect, a relationship that, when managed well, can result in an extremely successful construction project.

Examples of construction management careers of our recent B.S in Construction Management graduates:

  • Project Engineer
  • Project Management
  • Construction Manager
  • Project Controls Manager
  • Owner/Construction Development

Examples of companies who hired our recent graduates:

  • Balfour Beatty Construction
  • Watkins Landmark Construction
  • O’Connor Construction Management
  • Zion General Contractor
  • Rudolph and Sletten, Inc
  • Le Builders