Construction Engineering Technology

Program Mission 

The coursework in Construction Engineering Technology fills the widening gap between the professional designer and the construction trades. Graduates from this program work with owners and architects to transform conceptual ideas into functioning systems. They are responsible for completing the project safely, within time and budget constraints, and according to code specifications.

Accreditation 

The bachelor's degree program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

 Employment opportunities

Typical employers

  • Construction supervision 
  • Construction testing
  • Construction inspecting 
  • Construction estimating 
  • Public and private companies 
  • Engineering companies 
  • Federal, state, and local government 
  • The Ruhlin Company
  • City of Akron
  • Environmental Design Group
  • Summit Builders
  • Ohio Department of Transportation
  • Kenmore Construction Company

Listed credits for the Baccalaureate Degree are credits required after the Associate Degree is completed.

Additional information may be obtained by calling the Engineering & Science Technology Department at 330-972-7051 or contacting Academic Advising Services.

Bachelor of Science Degree

Construction Engineering Technology 


Associate of Applied Science Degrees

Construction Engineering Technology

Construction Field Operations


Certificates


Contact information

Dr. Joan Carletta
Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies
330-972-7816
carlett@uakron.edu

Program Director
Marcia Belcher
330-972-2055
mcbelcher@uakron.edu