Apr 19, 2024  
2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog

Construction and Building Science - Construction Management (CBCMO)

Award: Associate in Applied Science Degree
Program Location: Fort Omaha Campus

This degree option provides students with knowledge and entry-level skills desirable for construction entrepreneurship and supervision of a variety of construction projects.

Recommended Program Map   

Click here  to see the recommended Program Map for this degree. Courses are listed by quarter to show the fastest path to your degree and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a quarter, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your map, please call 531-622-2400.

Graduation Requirements
Major Requirements: 26.5
Option Requirements: 25.0
Electives: 22.0
General Education: 22.5
Total credit hours required: 96.0

The following General Education courses are recommended for Construction Management (CBCMO): Communication: ENGL 1220  or ENGL 1225 ; Quantitative/Numeracy Skills: MATH 1240   or higher 

Major Requirements for Construction and Building Science

Students interested in a Construction Technology option should consult with faculty or Student Services when planning their studies.

Electives for Construction and Building Science - Construction Management

Select a minimum of 22.0 hours from the following:


The degree option is an area of interest within a program. Although students may complete single or multiple options within this program, only the major degree is awarded.

Associate in Applied Sciences General Education Requirements (22.5 credit hours)

The following are General Education requirements for an Associate in Applied Sciences degree (AAS). Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1 Level I course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog. 


Scientific Inquiry

1 Course     4.5-6.0 credit hrs.   

Select 1 course from list of Natural or Social Science General Education courses in the current course catalog.


*Students choosing a Social Sciences course to satisfy the Scientific Inquiry requirement should take a Humanities course to satisfy the Critical Thinking/Creativity and Social/Cultural Awareness competency.

Professionalism/Life Skills & Information Literacy

1 Course     4.5

Select one of the following courses.