Construction Management Certificate of Graduate Study

Construction Management Certificate of Graduate Study

Construction Management Certificate of Graduate Study

The Construction Management Certificate of Graduate Study provides a 12 hour graduate-level experience with application in the civil engineering, construction industry, state and local governments. The certificate is designed to meet the needs of individuals who are established in careers and are seeking professional growth and advancement within their professions. The engineering management approach adapts special management techniques with the purpose of obtaining better control and use of existing resources. The certificate is a 12 hr specialization in construction management, which can be a tract in the 30 hr Master of Engineering Management program. It is intended for civil engineer, engineering technology, and construction management graduates who plan to enhance their prospects for success and move into management. New Jersey professional engineers are required to complete continuing education every two years. This will provide that service, as well as meeting education requirements for professional engineering license.



The Construction Management Certification of Graduate Study is a part-time program offered in an accelerated online format. It requires the completion of 12 graduate semester hours (4 courses).


The following courses make up the Construction Management Certification of Graduate Study program.

  • 4 Courses / 12 Semester Hours
  • Foundation Courses: No
  • Graduation / Exit / Thesis Requirements: No
Course Number
S.H. (Credits)
Required Courses: 12 S.H.
CEE 08504 Engineering Estimating 3
EM 01521 Construction Management 3
EM 01522 Construction Scheduling 3
EM 01523 Cost Engineering 3

Admissions Requirements

The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the Rowan Global Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.

  • $65 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee

  • Bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited institution of higher learning

  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)

  • Current professional resume

  • Statement of professional objectives

  • Two letters of recommendation

    • Letters of recommendation should be from professional administrators and include information, which attests to applicant's ability to pursue a graduate degree
  • Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)


Start Dates & Application Deadlines

The chart below details available entry terms for the Construction Management Certificate of Graduate Study program as well as corresponding application deadlines. Submitting the Application Form is only the first step to beginning the admission process. All of the required materials listed above must be received on or before the application completion deadline for your desired entry term to be considered for admission to that term. We encourage you to complete the application form and begin submitting your materials at least one month before the deadline indicated.

Entry Term Start Date Application Deadline
Fall - Module 1 September 1 July 1
Spring - Module 3 January 19 November 1
Summer - Module 5 May 18 April 1