Course Information

CE8723 How to Succeed in Construction

Credits: 3.00

This course leads students through the how-to’s of running a successful, large, complex construction company. It analyzes how the industry actually works, including contractual relationships with clients in all types of projects from design/build to privatization. It covers the business fundamentals of running a construction company, including issues such as surety and insurance: various types of construction organizations, domestic and international; and company culture - inner-workings of a business that can mean the differences between success and failure.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Exec 21 Program or permission of a Construction Management Program Director.