Construction Management (1 Year Certificate)


Gateway to Great Careers in the Construction Industry. HCCC Provides an Affordable Learning Experience.

NSF Advanced Technical Education Award

HCCC is proud to announce the Construction Management program has received an Advanced Technology Education grant award of $300,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF).


Program Description

Certificate in Construction Management is a 1 year (34 Credit) certificate program in construction management. For those students who need to enter the workforce quickly, this program is a great opportunity to begin their careers. All the course work of certificate program is transferable to the A.A.S. in construction management degree.


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The certificate program in construction management is designed to prepare students for careers in the construction industry. The program includes general education courses and courses, specific to construction management that includes technical skills as well as supervision, planning, coordination, and budgeting of a construction project. Students will learn to understand and manage all phases of modern-day construction. They will be exposed to new construction methods protocols, materials, testing procedures and management principles. Special emphasis will be placed on ensuring that graduating students are able to pass the national licensing exams.


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Construction Management AAS

The Associate in Applied Science Degree train students to coordinate and supervise all phases of modern-day construction including all types of public, residential, commercial, and industrial structures, as well as roads, memorials, and bridges.

Interested in Other Certifications?

Construction Management (Professional Certifications)

In collaboration with HCCC’s Department of Continuing Education, the college offers many important nationally recognized and industry-wide accepted credentials for those in the field of Construction and Construction Management.


Career options with median hourly wages within a five-mile radius of Hudson County.




Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Construction Management Program, students will be able to:

  1. Effectively communicate through oral and written means, prepare reports, present projects, correspond with supervisors and clients, and deliver instructions.
  2. Administer all phases of construction. Apply scientific knowledge and principles, quantitative methods, and technology tools to think critically and solve complex analytical problems at work.
  3. Maintain effective project delivery. Interpret and explain contracts and technical information to other professionals. Respond to work delays, emergencies, and other problems.
  4. Collaborate with architects, engineers, and other construction specialists. Select, schedule, and coordinate subcontractor activities.
  5. Comply with legal requirements, building and safety codes, and other regulations.
  6. Prepare cost estimates, budgets, and work timetables.


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Contact Information

Dr. Azhar Mahmood

263 Academy Street, Room S605C
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-4259

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Division
263 Academy Street, Room S204
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-4265