Master's Degree Program in Construction Management Now Fully Online

Eastern Kentucky University will offer a 100 percent online master’s degree in construction management for fall 2014.

The program, designed to serve current industry professionals, can be completed in as little as 18 months and is unique in that it offers an avenue of advancement for individuals from across the industry spectrum.

“We are very excited to offer EKU’s first 100 percent online Applied Engineering and Technology master’s degree program,” said Dr. Robert Rogow, dean of EKU’s College of Business and Technology. “We are committed to providing graduate students with an exceptional education that allows them to advance their careers, delivered in a format that best fits their stage in life.”

EKU Online students will take the same courses and earn the same degree as on-campus students. Program candidates benefit from leading industry professionals with expertise in public, commercial, residential and industrial construction projects, as well as practical experience as owners, designers, and contractors. Program Coordinator and Professor Dr. Dennis Field looks forward to helping a larger, more diverse group of students reach their full potential through the new online program.

“The opportunity to earn an online master’s in construction management prepares candidates to assume significant leadership roles within the construction industry,” said Field. “This degree offers a solid path to career advancement, while allowing students to continue their current work and maintain their personal obligations.”

EKU has given students the opportunity to earn fully accredited online degrees since 2006. EKU Online students have many benefits designed to help them succeed, including:

·         a personal adviser who creates a graduation plan that allows them to meet both their individual academic goals and their professional obligations

·         the option to study anytime, from anywhere

·         six enrollment dates each year

·         the ability to progress at an accelerated pace with courses that start every eight weeks

To learn more, or to enroll, visit go.eku.edu/EKUConstructionManagement.

Consistently recognized for housing some of the nation’s best online degree programs, EKU strives to make quality education accessible to everyone. EKU is an accredited, brick-and-mortar institution celebrating more than 100 years of student success. EKU Online offers more than 25 undergraduate and graduate degree options in a variety of fields, representing Arts and Sciences, Education, Justice and Safety, and Health Sciences. 

Published on June 30, 2014