Career Center & Student Employment

Construction Management

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Construction Management degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

  • Architect
  • Building Cost Estimator
  • Building/Construction Inspector
  • Building Manager
  • Conservation Specialist
  • Construction Worker
  • Construction Manager
  • Environmental Analyst of Construction
  • Field Engineer
  • Field Service/Sales Representative
  • General Contractor
  • Home Builder/Carpenter
  • Management Trainee
  • Manufacturer's Field Representative
  • Planner
  • Project/ On-site Engineer
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Sales Manager


  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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