19 months
1221 USD/credit 23134 USD/year
1141 USD/credit 21618 USD/year
482 USD/credit 9132 USD/year
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Earn your Construction Engineering Management fully online degree at in 19 months at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. 


The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Engineering and the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) offers a unique opportunity to earn a Master of Engineering (MEng) degree with a concentration in Construction Engineering Management (CEM) to qualified working professionals who have completed a regionally accredited undergraduate degree from any U.S. College or University. See the video and bullet listings for more detailed information.

Key Features 

  • Increase your earning and promotion potential with a MEng degree with a concentration in CEM.
  • The 30-hour degree can be completed online in 19 months (12-month option available).
  • This degree is a great alternative to an MBA for working professionals in construction and/or engineering careers.
  • This is a multi-discipline graduate program (no Engineering prerequisites).
  • No entrance exam (i.e., GRE or GMAT) required for students with qualifying degrees.
  • All students pay in-state tuition.
    • Designed for individuals who want to interact with peers using state-of-the-art online instructional methods.
    • Learn from instructors with years of industry experience.
    • You must have a B.S. or B.A. (any discipline) acquired from a regionally accredited U.S. institution.
    • International students are required to have a bachelor’s in engineering or a science-related field and submit TOEFL or IELTS

    Programme Structure


    • Advanced Project Management
    • Construction Estimating and Bidding
    • Construction Liability and Contracts
    • Construction Methods and Equipment
    • Techniques of Project Planning and Control
    • Green Building Design/Construction
    • Advanced Construction and Engineering Economics

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 19 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    30 SCH



    Academic requirements

    GPA admission requirements GPA
    GRE admission requirements GRE®

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Three letters of recommendation are required.
    • Request one official transcript to be submitted electronically or mailed by each post-secondary issuing institution to the UAB Graduate School
    • Students must have a bachelor’s degree in engineering or a science-related degree. GRE scores are not required for international students, however students who have taken the GRE may upload their scores
    • International students must also submit English language proficiency test scores. For information regarding TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English language proficiency test scores, please visit the UAB Graduate School.

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      23134 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 1221 USD per credit during 19 months.
    • National

      21618 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 1141 USD per credit during 19 months.
    • In-State

      9132 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 482 USD per credit during 19 months.


    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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