How to Apply

Admission Requirements

The admissions process selects highly qualified applicants into the graduate certificate program by considering each of the following criteria in judging the overall strength of the applicant. Typically, no single criterion is used as a sole determinant for admission.

  • A bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering, or a closely related field from an accredited university.
  • An undergraduate grade point average of 3.00 or better (on a 4.00 scale) from an accredited institution is required for unconditional admission.
  • A minimum of two years of experience in the construction industry is required.
  • English Proficiency Requirements Vary

Application Deadline

Fall Semester

  • Final Admissions: July 31st

Spring Semester

  • Final Admissions: November 30th

Summer Semester

  • Final Admissions: April 15th

How to Apply

Start by reviewing these application tips to walk through the process, then put together your application packet:

  • Complete online application

    • Options to select while completing the online application

      Campus: Select “West Lafayette”

      Proposed Graduate Major: Select “Construction Management Technology” 

      Area of Interest: Select “Online Graduate Certificate: Executive Construction Management Technology”

      Degree Objective: Select “Executive Construction Management Technology Graduate Certificate”

      Course Delivery: Select “Distance (online or off-campus location)”

  • Academic Statement of Purpose (optional, not required)
  • Personal History Statement (optional, not required)
  • Official transcripts from all institutions
  • Resume


Submit your application here.