MCM-CMGT Degree Requirements

MCM is now offered online!

Read about the program's 2016 launch in Albuquerque Business First.

In 2019, The University of New Mexico’s online master of construction management degree was named one of the top online programs in the country by

The MCM requires 30 credits of coursework. This degree is a coursework only degree.

Students must complete 15 credits of core courses and 15 credits of elective courses. The required core courses are CE 570, CE 573, CE 574, CE 575, and CE 577.

Students should work with their faculty advisor to identify appropriate elective courses (construction and non-construction) for this degree program.

Required Core Courses:

Course Number Course name Credits
CE 570 Simulation and Design of Construction Operations 3
CE 573 Construction Law 3
CE 574 Principles of Written Construction Documents 3
CE 575 Construction Safety 3
CE 577 Project Controls 3

Construction Electives:

Course Number Course name Credits
CE 455* Engineering Project Management 3
CE 571 Sustainable Design and Construction 3
CE 576 Project Delivery Systems 3
CE 578 Design of Temporary Support Structures 3
MGMT 502 Financial Accounting and Analysis 3

Other Available Electives:

Course Number Course name Credits
CE 547 GIS in Water Resources Engineering 3
GEOG 488L Applications of GIS 3
MGMT 501 Data Driven Decision Making 3
MGMT 503 Managerial/Cost Accounting 3
MGMT 506 Managing People in Organizations 3
MGMT 520 Operations Design and Decision-Making 3
CRP 585/PADM 588 Practice of Negotiation & Public Dispute Resolution 3
LA 580 Landscape Architecture Technology 1: Grading & Drainage 3
LA 581 Landscape Construction Materials & Techniques 3

NOTE:  Additional courses may be offered.  Please check the UNM Schedule of Classes for available courses.