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Building Construction, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Department of Construction Management (CM) provides the student a program of study that prepares one for a variety of positions in the construction industry.

The program consists of a management oriented technical curriculum regarding building construction, computer concepts, and business and general education. A graduate from the CM program normally finds employment in the residential commercial or heavy civil construction industry.

Typical employment opportunities include cost estimator, assistant project manager, project manager, assistant superintendent and field engineer.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    49 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Surveying: Construction Layout
  • Soils and Foundations
  • Construction Techniques
  • Construction Cost Estimating
  • Structural Systems
  • Advanced Construction Estimati
  • Construction Documents/Contrac

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

International Students:

  • Application for Admission Fee.

International Students must submit a US $30.00 non-refundable fee (check or money order in U.S. dollars only) payable to the University of North Florida. Do not send cash. Applications will not be processed without this fee.

  • Completed Application for Admissions.

Alternatively, a link for the online application is provided after this section. Be sure to first read all of the information on requirements. Even though applying online is possible, certain items will have to be mailed in separately.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    48 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 175 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Based on : Florida Resident:$175.50 Per Credit Hour ; Non-Florida Resident:$655.63 Per Credit Hour

Living costs for Jacksonville Beach

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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