Associate Degree - 100% Online
Unleash your passion for hands-on work and embrace the great outdoors as you embark on an extraordinary career in Construction Administration. Rockford Career Colege offers an immersive program that equips you with the expertise to oversee every aspect of a construction project, from start to finish. With a relentless focus on excellence and an unwavering attention to detail, our Construction Administration program empowers you with a range of essential skills and responsibilities, including:
- Efficiently manage project schedules, coordinating tasks and resources with precision to ensure timely completion and navigate the complexities of construction timelines.
- Expertly interpret complex blueprints and technical drawings, unlocking hidden dimensions and visualizing the finished structure with remarkable clarity to facilitate seamless execution of the construction vision.
- Skillfully manage budgets, allocating resources and funds with meticulous attention to detail, navigating the financial landscape of construction projects to ensure cost-effective solutions without compromising quality.
- Prioritize the safety of your team, becoming a vigilant guardian by identifying potential hazards, implementing comprehensive safety protocols, and fostering a culture of safety to maintain a secure work environment for all team members on construction sites.
Prepare to experience the satisfaction of bringing architectural visions to life, while honing your abilities and making a lasting impact in the world of construction administration.
- Delivery Method: Online
- Program Length: 7 months
- Credits: 109.5
- Construction Project Manager
- Construction Superintendent
- Construction Estimator
- Construction Inspector
- Construction Scheduler
- Construction Safety Manager
- Building Inspector
Our Construction Administration Associate Degree is designed for people who already have 64 credit hours in a construction-related concentration.
What You Will Learn
- Gain valuable skills in construction management through our comprehensive program. You'll learn:
- Advanced project planning and contract management techniques, including scheduling, resource allocation, and contractual agreements.
- In-depth analysis of quality control and project supervision, covering construction standards, regulations, and best practices for ensuring project success.
- Develop strong leadership skills to manage construction crews effectively, motivate team members, delegate tasks, and address conflicts. Safety management principles will also be emphasized.
- Complete the necessary general education coursework to earn an associate degree in construction management, enhancing your communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving abilities.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of jobs in the US for Construction Managers is expected to increase by 12% between 2020 and 2030.1
The Rockford Career College Advantage
Rockford Career College is a distinguished institution that prioritizes career-focused education, equipping students with practical skills and real-world experience in their desired fields. What sets Rockford Career College apart is its unwavering commitment to preparing students for success in the workforce.
- Programs: Choose from a diverse range of programs in animal sciences, healthcare, business, cannabis, and skilled trades. Our programs are meticulously crafted to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in their chosen careers.
- Small Class Sizes: Benefit from personalized attention and support from our instructors, thanks to our small class sizes. This approach ensures a deeper understanding of the subject matter and the ability to apply it to real-world scenarios.
- Multiple Schedule Options: We understand the demands of your life. That's why we offer on-campus, hybrid, and fully online diploma and degree programs that provide the flexibility you need to accommodate your lifestyle.
- Experienced Faculty: Learn from industry professionals who bring extensive experience and expertise to the classroom. Our faculty members provide invaluable real-world insights and connections to enhance your learning journey.
- Hands-on Training: Gain practical skills through hands-on training in state-of-the-art labs and clinical settings. Apply what you learn in the classroom to real-world situations, enhancing your confidence and readiness for your future career.
WHY CHOOSE RCC
- On-Campus & Online Options
- 20+ Career-Focused Programs
- Hands-On & Real World Training
- Inclusive Small Class Sizes
- Caring Instructors
- Student-Centered Experience
- Tutoring & Personalized Support
- Financial Aid for Those Who Qualify
- Externship Opportunities
- Career Placement Assistance & dedicated career services team
- RCC is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
1https://www.onetonline.org/link/localtrends/11-9021.00?st=IL, retrieved on 1/10/2022.
"At RCC, I was able to prove to myself what I’m capable of, instead of holding myself back. RCC will not let you fail – they give you all the tools you need!"
2022 Graduate, Human Resources Administration