M.Eng. On Campus

Construction Management

Vanderbilt University

24 months
2150 USD/credit 32250 USD/year
2150 USD/credit 32250 USD/year
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Today's construction engineers and managers are faced with unprecedented challenges in planning, designing and managing the construction process and maintaining the public and private facilities required to meet society's needs. The School of Engineering offers the advanced Construction Management program of Vanderbilt University.


Areas of Emphasis

  • Healthcare Construction
  • Project Delivery Systems
  • Project Life-cycle Analysis
  • Project Schedule Reduction Techniques
  • Construction Contracts
  • Underground/Trenchless Construction

Construction Project Management is the art of directing and coordinating human and material resources throughout the project life-cycle. Vanderbilt University School of Engineering offers an advanced degree program in Civil Engineering (M.Eng) with concentration in Construction Management.

Built on the fundamentals of civil engineering, the Construction Management program of Vanderbilt University strives to balance the latest development in construction technologies and software, and management principles in order to understand and solve the broad range of challenges confronting the construction industry and the built environment.

The Construction Industry Institute (CII) has recognized Vanderbilt's program for its outstanding curriculum and delivery of current research and best practices.

Graduates of the Construction Management program are highly sought after and find a wide range of employment opportunities in design, consulting, and construction in the both the private and public sectors.  The program currently boasts 100% internships and professional placement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Project Management
  • Construction Estimating
  • Construction Planning and Scheduling
  • Construction Materials and Methods
  • Construction Law and Contracts
  • Building Information Modeling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
  • Current CV
  • Language Proficiency Exam (TOEFL or IELTS)
  • Transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2150 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    32250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2150 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Nashville

1183 - 2197 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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