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2015-2016 University Catalog 
2015-2016 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Construction Management, BS

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About the Program

From nursing homes to specialized cancer clinics, and from large hospitals to urgent care centers, construction of healthcare-related facilities requires special knowledge. When you major in healthcare construction management at Purdue University, you will study the unique features of this sector of the construction industry.

With the growth of technology in the healthcare construction industry and the specialization of the work, it is important for you to understand the regulations and risks associated with these healthcare-related projects. You will gain a broad exposure to building construction management topics while focusing on this specialized area. Your courses will also expose you to project management skills that can be applied in most construction projects. This major is offered by the School of Construction Management Technology.

Meet our faculty, most of whom have industry experience.

Special Features

Summary of Program Requirements

The Summary of Program Requirements for Healthcare Construction Management  is a comprehensive list of those categories which a student must fulfill in order to earn their degree. Unlike the full Program Requirements listed below, complete lists of selectives for any given category are not shown.  These summaries are intended to be printer-friendly and less expansive in detail.

Detailed Program Requirements

Please see below for detailed program requirements and possible selective fulfillments.

120 Credits
“C‐” or better required in all major courses and all courses that are a prerequisite to a BCM course

Other Departmental/Program Course Requirements (58 credits)

University Core Requirements

Program Requirements

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15 Credits

Spring 4th Year

  • Global Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Business Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Advanced English Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Communication Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

15 Credits


*Satisfies a University Core Requirement

Students must earn a “C-” or better in all BCM courses and all prerequisites for BCM courses.

120 semester credits required for Bachelor of Science degree.

2.0 Graduation GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.

Any course taken at Purdue can be attempted no more than three times (inclusive of W, WF, WN, and IF)


For BCM Supplemental Information click here .

Degree Requirements

The student is ultimately responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements.

myPurdue Plan is knowledge source for specific requirements and completion

Critical Course

The ♦ course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

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