12 months
17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
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The Master of Science degree in Construction Management from Kent State University offers students a deep understanding of leading dynamic construction projects and organizations in the built environment. 

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The Construction Management program from Kent State University also offers a thesis or project option for those interested in a research and/or a future higher education role. Graduates of the program are prepared to lead at both the project and corporate level.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Exhibit the planning, organization, execution and contract skills of a construction manager.
  • Apply ethical and sustainability perspectives to construction management knowledge.
  • Demonstrate the financial, managerial and risk management of a leader in the construction industry.
  • Analyze how issues of cost, safety, quality, schedule and design impact project development and implementation.
  • Evaluate the procurement and logistics processes of underlying construction systems and devise strategies to mitigate these complexities.
  • Compare construction management technologies, innovations and processes, and how they relate to cross-disciplinary teams.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods of Inquiry in Architectural Studies
  • Empirical Research in Environmental Design
  • Applied Research Methods in Architecture and Environmental Design
  • Construction Contracts and Law
  • Construction Scheduling
  • Advanced Construction Management
  • Advanced Construction Risk Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.


35 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 2.750 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000-point scale
  • Official transcript(s)
  • GRE scores are required starting spring 2023
  • Curriculum vitae or résumé is required starting spring 2023
  • Goal Statement is required starting spring 2023
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 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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