Feb 28, 2021
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.
Healthcare Construcation Management Website
Degree Requirements and Supplemental Information
The full Program Requirements for 2016-17 Healthcare Construction Management include all Supplemental Information and selective lists of those categories which a student must fulfill in order to earn their degree. These are intended to be printer-friendly, but include less descriptive course detail.
Please see below for program requirements and the necessary degree fulfillments.
“C‐” or better required in all major courses and all courses that are a prerequisite to a BCM course
Building Construction Management Major Courses (62 Credits)
Other Departmental/Program Course Requirements (58 credits)
- ECON 21000 - Principles Of Economics (satisfies Human Cultures Behavioral/Social Science selective for core) or
- AGEC 21700 - Economics (satisfies Human Cultures Behavioral/Social Science selective for core)
- Human Foundations Elective (satisfies Human Culture - Humanities for core) see approved list attached - Credit Hours: 3.00
- TECH 12000 - Design Thinking In Technology (satisfies Information Literacy Selective & Science, Technology and Society Selective for core)
- PHYS 21800 - General Physics (satisfies one Science Selective for core)
- Science Lab Selective (satisfies second Science Selective for core) - See Approved BCM List - Credit Hours: 4.00
- English First Year Composition Selective (satisfies Written Communication for core) - See list of approved selectives - Credit Hours: 3.00
- COM 11400 - Fundamentals Of Speech Communication (satisfies Oral Communication for core)
- MA 15800 - Precalculus- Functions And Trigonometry (can satisfy Quantitative Reasoning Selective for core)
- CGT 16400 - Graphics For Civil Engineering And Construction
- MA 16010 - Applied Calculus I (can satisfy Quantitative Reasoning Selective for core)
- OLS 27400 - Applied Leadership
- MGMT 20010 - Business Accounting
- MGMT 45500 - Legal Background For Business I
- English selective (ENGL 42000 or ENGL 42100 or ENGL 49000 or ENGL 30400 ) - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Business Selective (IT 34200 or STAT 30100 or STAT 22500 or ENTR 20000 or MGMT 32300 or MGMT 20100 or MGMT 44301 ) - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Communication Selective (AGEC 33100 or COM 31400 or COM 31500 or COM 31800 or COM 32000 or COM 32400 or COM 32500 or COM 41500 or a Foreign Language ) - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Human Relations Selective (PSY 12000 or SOC 10000 or OLS 28400 or TLI 11200 or TLI 25400 ) - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Global Selective (TECH 33000 , Study Abroad, or other global courses listed) - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Healthcare Selective (AD 12500 , or AD 39700 , or BCM 31500 , or BCM 31600 , or BCM 31700 , or BCM 32000 , or BCM 33000 , or BCM 41700 , or CGT 46000 , or course approved by HCM Coordinator) - Credit Hours: 3.00
University Core Requirements
Spring 4th Year
- BCM 48701 - Construction Capstone ♦
- 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
*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)
The student is ultimately responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements.
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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.