Certificate in Specialty Construction

The Specialty Construction Certificate program is designed for students who are interested in mechanical, electrical, and plumbing projects, with an emphasis on energy project management. In addition, you will learn the essentials of building information modeling, designing MEP systems, construction finance, risk and quality management, and many more.  This Certificate program requires 18 credit hours and can potentially be completed in one year.


KSU speciality construction students in the classroom

Program Snapshot

Required Courses: 12 Credit Hours

  • CM 3180: Mechanical and Electrical Building Systems
  • CM 3280: Building Mechanical and Electrical Codes and Loads
  • CM 3480: Mechanical and Electrical Systems Estimating
  • CM 4190: Sustainable Operation & Maintenance

Electives: 6 Credit Hours
Choose 2 from the following courses:

  • CM 3000: Computer Applications in Construction
  • CM 3040: Building Information Modeling I
  • CM 3190: Sustainable Construction
  • CM 3400: Risk and Quality Management
  • CM 3800: Construction Finance
  • CM 4480: Design/Build MEP Systems
  • CM 4710: Construction Safety

Total Number of Credit Hours: 18


Department of Construction Management

Kennesaw State University
Department of Construction Management
Building H, Ste. 333
1100 South Marietta Pkwy
Marietta, GA, 30060

Phone: 470-578-4230

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