About Us

The Bert S. Turner Department of Construction Management is dedicated to providing the construction industry with a graduate ready to accept the challenges of today's global market. As a student in the program, you will receive an extensive education designed to prepare you to successfully manage the construction process. Students will take courses in engineering, construction, design, and business. This inter-disciplinary approach gives our students greater flexibility and makes them very marketable to employers.

Our graduates enter the construction industry in various positions with the ability to lead, problem solve and use innovative applications on their projects. They quickly become valued members of a construction team and participate in planning, cost estimating, scheduling, supervision, and commissioning of a complete facility in a timely, safe and quality manner.

Our construction management undergraduate degree program was established in 1972 and has been accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) since 1982. The construction management MS graduate program has been accredited by the ACCE since 2016. 

 

LEARN MOre

 

FEATURE VIDEO

                                          

 

OSHA MID-SOUTH OTI EDUCATION CENTER

 Mid-South OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC) is a consortium between Alliance Safety Council and Louisiana State University’s College of Engineering. 

 Learn more

Asset Clear All cannot be shown in WYSIWYG

EVENTS

 

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY ADVISORY COUNCIL

LEARN MORE

CONSTRUCTION STUDENT ASSOCIATION

As ambassadors for the Department, CSA strives to advance the education, experience, and employability of its members by fostering professional and peer networking, to provide enhanced opportunities for professional education, and to promote the student agenda to the CM department. 

 Learn more

RESEARCH EXPERT

From nano-particles to sustainability to hurricane resistant structures, our research has an impact. Learn more about one area of expertise, non-technology construction, in this video.