The Master of Technology Management in Construction Management program is part of the BGSU Graduate College and BGSU College of Technology, Architecture, and Applied Engineering

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  • Masters Available
  • Offered Online
  • Masters Available
  • Offered Online

Master of Technology Management in 

Construction Management

The BGSU Master of Technology Management in Construction Management provides students with advanced construction skills and technical knowledge in construction management. 

Individuals pursuing this degree also develop the leadership skills needed to manage and direct complex construction projects. 

Cultivate the broad competencies needed by today's construction managers by taking a variety of courses in construction management, business operations and data-based problem-solving.

Building a better tomorrow

The pace of change in the construction industry is increasing. Construction management firms need a highly skilled management workforce, and that need will continue in an evolving future. Now is the perfect time to join the profession or level up your skills.

Learn advanced topics in green building, sustainable design, sustainable construction, USGBC "Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design" (LEED), lean design, lean fundamentals and green lean. 

Most of the students in the MTM-CM program hold a bachelor's in construction management/engineering or an allied field.

This master of technology management program includes students from different parts of the world, part-time and full-time students, and residents and commuters. Generous assistantship stipends and tuition scholarships are available for quality students on a competitive basis.


To earn a Master of Technology Management in Construction Management (MTM-CM) degree, students must complete a minimum of 30 semester hours of study and must maintain at least a 3.0 grade point average. Course work is comprised of three phases: 

  1. MTM Core Courses 

  2. Program concentration

  3. Synthesis phase

You will select specific courses that meet the requirements in consultation with your major advisor.

MTM Core Courses (9 hours)

TECH 6030 or IDT 6030 - Data Analysis and Decision Making or STAT 6010 - Statistics for Managerial Decisions

TECH 6200 - Project Management in Applied Engineering

TECH 6790 - Research and Development in Technology or IDT 6790 - Research in Learning Design

Synthesis Courses (3-6 hours) - Either Plan I or Plan II or Plan III

Plan I: Thesis Track

The thesis option is a major project of original research, conducted under the supervision of the student’s major advisor. Students electing this option must register for no fewer than six credit hours of thesis research as part of their degree program.

TECH 6990 - Thesis Research (6 hours)

Plan II: Non-Thesis Track Project

TECH 6910 - Directed Research in Technology (3 hours)

Plan III: Non-Thesis Track Capstone

Students choosing this option will conduct an applied project with a company to address a real world problem using skills learned from various program courses. The students will write a project report and present the findings.

TECH 6960 - Supervised Practicum in Applied Engineering (3 hours)

MTM-CM Program Electives (15-18 hours)

Required Courses

CONS 6410 - Contracts and Disputes Resolution

CONS 6420 - Construction Management Planning and Scheduling

CONS 6430 - Advanced Estimating, Bidding Strategy and Cost Control

TECH 6440 - Engineering Economics and Technical Strategic Management

Elective Courses

Or select any other 5000 or 6000 level course with advisor approval

Some MTM program courses are offered online only, while other courses are offered in both online and face to face formats. Students can complete this program online if they select courses carefully. International students would be able to select courses that meet USCIS requirements.

Stand Out in courses

  • Contracts and Disputes Resolution
  • Advanced Estimating, Bidding Strategy and Cost Control
  • Advanced Lean and LEED Construction
  • Advanced Trenchless Technology Construction
  • Seminar in Renewable Technologies
  • Graduate Internship
  • Workshop in Technology

Understand how AR/VR, drones, robotics and additive printing will impact green lean construction.


With a need of 40,000 workers per year* and a high demand for qualified construction technology management workers, the construction industry is changing rapidly, offering more flexibility and progression than ever before.

A Master of Technology Management in Construction Management from BGSU positions you to take advantage of growing labor market needs and new career opportunities.

Our programs are widely recognized for excellence and our students enjoy consistently high job placement rates. MTM-CM graduates typically find positions such as project manager, construction manager, estimator, scheduler, project superintendent and residential constructor.

Sample Graduate Destinations:

Adena Corporation, Alvada Construction, Baker Concrete, Bostleman Construction, Charles Construction, Construction Process Solutions, Corna Kososing, Danis Building Construction, Donley's Construction, The Douglas Company, E.S. Wagner, Gilbane Building Company, Infinity Construction, Kiewit Infrastructure West Co., Kokosing Construction, Lake Erie Electric, Lathrop Company, Marous Brothers Construction, Mosser Construction, OCP Contractors, The Quandel Group, Romanoff Electric, Rudolph/Libbe, The Shelly Company, Thomas & Marker, Turner Construction and Western Summit Constructors

*Home Builders Institute, Fall 2021 report.

GO FAR in your career

  • Commercial Construction Project Manager 
  • Building Automation Project Manager
  • Construction Technology Manager
  • Building Performance Analyst
  • Sustainable Buildings Project Manager
  • LEED Specialist

Our programs are widely recognized for excellence and our students enjoy consistently high job placement rates.

BGSU Graduate College

The Master of Technology Management in Construction Management program is part of the BGSU Graduate College and BGSU College of Technology, Architecture, and Applied Engineering


Bowling Green State University [BGSU] is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. BGSU has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 01/01/1916. The most recent reaffirmation of accreditation was received in 2012 - 2013. Questions should be directed to the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.

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Professional Licensure

Bowling Green State University programs leading to licensure, certification and/or endorsement, whether delivered online, face-to-face or in a blended format, satisfy the academic requirements for those credentials set forth by the State of Ohio.

Requirements for licensure, certification and/or endorsement eligibility vary greatly from one profession to another and from state to state. The master of technology management in construction management program does not lead to professional licensure.

Gainful Employment

Under the Higher Education Act Title IV disclosure requirements, an institution must provide current and prospective students with information about each of its programs that prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.

The master of technology management in construction management program is not a recognized occupation that requires a Gainful Employment disclosure.

* Job placement and salary information was compiled by the Office of Academic Assessment through the Graduation Survey from AY2015-2018. The data are gathered around the time of Commencement and a follow-up survey six months post Commencement. For the salary question, data for programs with fewer than fifteen responses are not included. Salaries for those programs are from the National Association of Colleges and Employers Summer 2019 Survey. For questions regarding the data, contact

Updated: 04/24/2023 02:45PM