Building for tomorrow

Continually ranked among the top in the nation, the Construction Management program at UNI prepares graduates to lead in the fast-paced, high-growth construction industry.

Coursework is designed in collaboration with industry leaders to reflect the needs and desires of tomorrow’s employers.

With the demand for construction management jobs growing much faster than average, our graduates go on to successful careers as: project managers, safety engineers, business developers, project schedulers, assistant superintendents and estimators.

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Nationally-ranked program

Ranked “2022 Best Construction Management Schools” according to


Career placement

The Construction Management program at UNI has boasted a 100% career placement rate over the last seven years.


starting salary

The average starting salary of our Construction Management graduates is $55,000 to $65,000 per year.

Program Curriculum

The Construction Management program has developed its curriculum utilizing recommendations from a very active advisory board made up of industry professionals. UNI's curriculum is developed by industry - for industry.

Career Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the career opportunities for students in the Construction Management program at the University of Northern Iowa are expected to increase by 11% over the next 10 years.

Transfer to UNI

Transferring to UNI couldn't be easier. Check out our transfer guides to learn more about how community college credits can transfer to UNI.


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Department of Applied Engineering & Technical Management
University of Northern Iowa
Industrial Technology Center 25
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0392

Phone: 319-273-2561

Undergraduate Majors RFI Form

UNI’s Construction Management program is one of the best. Our professors are experts in the industry, and they make sure you have everything it takes to stand out in the field.

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Join the Club!

Some of the most impactful learning experiences happen beyond the textbook. The Construction Management Club at UNI is one of the most student-involved clubs on campus and offers a plethora of fantastic networking opportunities and amazing community service projects to boost your resume. Additionally, the club hosts an annual career fair which attracts companies and firms from Iowa, and across the Midwest.