Mar 29, 2023  
2022-2023 University Catalog 
2022-2023 University Catalog

Construction Management Minor

The CM minor will expose students in other disciplines to more in-depth construction management principles to better prepare individuals seeking employment in one of the many related professions in the built environment. This minor will help to create basic understanding of daily construction operations at the project and corporate levels.

Requirements for the Minor (16 credits)


  • All CM courses require a C- or higher.
  • CGT 16400 or CGT 26200 or an approved equivalent course is a pre-requisite to CM 20000 and CM 25000.
  • CM 15000 and CM 11000 must be taken concurrently unless permitted otherwise.
  • Course registration will be controlled by the School of Construction Management. 
  • Some CM minor courses may require an override from a CM advisor.
  • Most CM core courses are only open to CM majors. 
  • All Non-CM majors can enroll in CM 10000, although this course is not required for the minor.
  • All CM minor courses must be taken for a grade on the Purdue University, West Lafayette Campus.
  • Students are not allowed to take more than 21 credits of CM coursework while enrolled in the CM minor.
  • Space in CM courses is not guaranteed.  
  • Space in some CM courses might not be available until open enrollment.
  • Successful completion of the CM Minor does not guarantee admissions into the PICM-BS program. 
  • Students are subject to dismissal from this minor if they receive a failing grade in any CM course.


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