Building and Construction A.A.S.
Associate of Applied Science in Building and Construction
The Construction Management program’s mission is dedicated to creating graduates that are knowledgeable, well rounded professionals capable of meeting the future needs of the construction industry. The program prepares students for professional leadership and instills the impetus for lifelong learning. The curriculum stresses technical knowledge, business acumen, and understanding of the strategic and diverse interests among project stakeholders. Values embedded in the curriculum support creative problem solving, emerging technologies, sustainable practices, and ethical principles. Formal education is linked to practical experience, creating alumni who are skilled planners and managers of construction projects from concept to completion.
Students who sucessfully complete the two year AAS degree in Bulding and Construction and wish to continue their education, may apply for admission to the four year Bachelors of Professional Studies in Construction Management program without losing any time. They may apply in their third or fourth semester.
Math Placement: All students must take and pass the on-line math placement exam prior to registering for MSCI-300 Calculus I. This test can be taken by loging on to my.pratt with your one-key and clicking on the LMS tab or by using the following link https://lms.pratt.edu/course/view.php?id=40387
You should see the course "Math Placement Exam", click on the course and follow the instructions.
Requirements for AAS in Building and Construction, 2012
Semester 1Complete these courses.
CM-201 Introduction to Construction Management
CM-131 Construction: Wood & Masonry
HMS-101A Introduction to Literary and Critical Studies
CM-321 Project Controls I
CH-300 World Civilizations I
MSCI-300 Calculus I
Semester 2Complete these courses and 3 credits of CM Electives.
CM-132 Construction: Concrete & Steel
CM-112 Architectural Drawing
CM-322 Project Controls II
CH-400 World Civilizations II
MSCI-301 Calculus II
Take 3 credits of CM elective
Semester 3Complete these courses.
CM-231 Structural Design Methods I
CM-233 Mechanical and Electrical Equipment I
CM-343 Construction Cost Analysis
COM-301 Reports And Correspondence
PHYS-131 Physics I
Semester 4Take these courses plus 3 credits of Liberal Art Electives.
CM-232 Structural Design Methods II
CM-234 Mechanical & Electrical Equipment II
MGMT-201 Fundamentals Of Accounting
HMS-261A Introduction to Public Speaking and Interpersonal Communication
PHYS-131 Physics I
COMPLETE 3 CREDITS OF LIBERAL ARTS ELECTIVES