The Department of Construction Science in collaboration with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) offers a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Construction Science and Management (CSM) track. The educational objective of this program is to produce graduates who are capable of conducting original research in industry or academia as well as assuming a leadership role in their chosen employment field. The Ph.D. degree is awarded to candidates who display an in-depth understanding of the subject matter and demonstrate the ability to make an original contribution to knowledge in their field of specialty.
The regulations for this degree comply with the general University regulations (refer to Student Policies, General Academic Regulations, and the Graduate Catalog, Doctoral Degree Regulations).
The Graduate Certificate in Construction Engineering, Science and Management (CESM) is designed to prepare individuals with important practical knowledge necessary for successful careers in the construction industry. It certifies to employers that the individual that received the CESM graduate certificate has completed coursework essential to be valuable assets to companies. The CESM graduate certificate courses will provide students with working knowledge in the areas of Project Controls and Scheduling, Construction Safety Planning and Management, Cost Estimating, Building Information Modeling, Sustainable Construction and Delivery, Artificial Intelligence in Construction Management, Decision-Making in Construction Management, and Resiliency within the Built Environment and Leadership.
Current UTSA Students (Both Undergraduate and Graduate)
UTSA Students pursuing: 1) a graduate degree or 2) a bachelor degree at a senior level of a four-year undergraduate degree, in either engineering, architecture, business or other related disciplines are encouraged to apply to add this Construction Engineering, Science and Management (CESM) Certificate to their current curricula.
Working professionals interested in increasing their knowledge and capabilities to advance their professional careers are encouraged to apply to pursue this Construction Engineering, Science and Management (CESM) Certificate. The certificate can be pursued on part-time basis while working and can be completed in less than one year (i.e: 2 courses during 1st semester, 2 courses during 2nd semester + Internship).
For additional information, please contact the graduate certificate coordinator:
Dr. Debaditya Chakraborty
Department of Construction Science
University of Texas at San Antonio
Phone: (210) 458-3136