Career Questions tagged Construction Management

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Clio C. Apr 11

How can I get into an operations research career in the construction industry?

I am a college sophomore now majoring in civil engineering, and by the end of this summer I would have completed 4 summer internships: 2 in construction project engineering/general contracting, and 2 in civil engineering research (specifically in environmental engineering/water resources and...

#civil-engineering #construction-engineering #engineering #research #operations-research #construction-management #internships #stem #management #datascience #construction

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Shelby T. May 31, 2018

What degree would be more beneficial to me? Construction science or construction management?

I am female, interested in a career in the construction industry and looking to attend either Texas A&M or University of Texas at Tyler. I believe I am more interested in residential building than the industrial aspects. Which degree would be more beneficial to me? #construction...

#construction-management

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Neisha P. Jan 17, 2018

Can graduate students take a test to receive their Bachelor' or Masters Degree? If so, what kind of proceess does it take?

I am a non traditional student who is almost 40. I am working 4 different jobs so I can obtain my Bachelor's degree in Construction Management. I already have 17 years experience in the petrochemical industry in a variety of mechanical careers. The faster I can get through school the better...

#graduate-school #construction #academic-advising #construction-management

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Luke H. Mar 29, 2018

what is a normal work week for a construction job?

what are the hours, time off, is it 5 or 7 days a week? #construction #construction-management...

#career

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Braden W. Mar 04, 2018

What is the best way to achieve a civil engineering degree? #workhard #calculators #earth

I am perusing a civil engineering degree and would not like to be stressed out for college. I want to keep my mind clear and focused on my one task. A civil engineering degree. #hardwork #engineering #civil...

#construction-management

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Dylan B. Nov 28, 2017

As a high school student, is it important to have an internship prior to applying to college?

I'm a junior in high school and was curious to see if internships would be a useful way to get into good colleges (Specifically construction management). I'm interested in construction management due to my exposure to the career, my dad owns a construction company so I feel this is a career I...

#internships #college #college-admissions #construction #construction-management

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Joseph W. May 20, 2016

How quickly after college did you locate viable employment in the Construction Management field?

I will be a college freshman on August 19, 2016. For as many years as I can recall, I have planned to be an Engineer. After several job shadows last summer, I am now unsure about being trapped at a desk for 40+ hours a week. I still have a propensity for math/engineering and that area of study....

#college #business #career-counseling #career #construction #construction-management

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Brenden S. Feb 08, 2017

How much does a construction company owner make?

I would like to know for my future for my company #anyone #construction...

#construction-management

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grasiela A. Sep 01, 2017
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Brenden S. Feb 08, 2017

How much do you travel as a construction company owner

I would like to know for my future in constructions #degrees #must #have #business #construction...

#construction-management

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Brenden S. Feb 08, 2017

How often are you off for your construction job?

I would like to know for my construction company #degree #must #have #construction...

#construction-management

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joseph M. Aug 30, 2017

what do you like most about your career as a elevator installer and repair ?

I'm asking because this something I want to do after I finish high school. #elevator installers and repair #mechanical-engineering #construction-contracting #construction #construction-management...

#residential-construction

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Omar F. Apr 10, 2016

I graduated in quantity surveying but do not want to work in that field. What else do you recommend?

do not want to progress in my qs role what other relevant roles are there. thank you #architecture #construction #construction-management #cost #cost-estimates...

#cost-planning

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Miguel B. Jul 01, 2016

I want to be a construction worker. How did you go about becoming one? What are the steps I should take?

I wanna be a construction worker be its fun building houses and I could be able to build my own stuff i want. #construction #construction-management...

#carpentry

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shilpa S. Jun 23, 2016

i wanted to be civil engineer? which subject i must choose?

i wanted to go to construction and interior designing field #engineer #construction-management...

#developer

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Juan M. May 26, 2016

Is it fair for non-college/university students to have the same opportunities to succeed as college/university graduated students based on their work history in a specific field (construction field)?

I am asking this question just to emphasize that if someone strives in accomplishing his/her main goal, somehow he/she will succeed either through the long or short way. #construction...

#construction-management

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Dakota P. May 25, 2016

What is the best way to get into designing and building homes

What majors, minors and other paths will get me to eventually have my own building and designing company? #architecture...

#construction-management

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Joseph W. May 20, 2016

What is a typical day like for a Construction Management professional? Are they strapped to a computer and a desk or hands on at the job site?

I will be a college freshman on August 19, 2016. For as many years as I can recall, I have planned to be an Engineer. After several job shadows last summer, I am now unsure about being trapped at a desk for 40+ hours a week. I still have a propensity for math/engineering and that area of study....

#construction-management

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Edgar H. Feb 19, 2015

What is Construction Management? What's their salary? and what are the requirements to it?

I saw Construction Management and I was curious of what it is and what do they do. #construction...

#construction-management

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Brianna G. Dec 17, 2014

I want to know what path/ classes to take in order for me to become a civil engineer or architect

I want to do something in construction( building things) as i was doing my research i was noticing architectural and civil engineering kept coming up, i need help PLEASE #civil-engineering #architecture #construction #construction-management...

#server-architecture

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Joshua H. Jul 16, 2014

What job can I get holding a Master in Architecture?

Could I have a career in civil engineering, construction management, urban planning, land surveying, real estate development or industrial design in holding a architecture degree? #career #job #civil-engineering #architecture #architect...

#construction-management

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Joshua H. Jul 16, 2014

What jobs can an architectural engineer degree get you?

I'm a upcoming senior in high school, and I'm about to start college soon. My big concern now is my future and my career. Just wondering if this is a right field to go into. #engineer #civil-engineering #architect #architectural...

#construction-management