Construction Engineering Technology: Building, BSET

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2018-2019. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Minimum Overall Grade Point Average: 2.00
Total Hours: 124

General Education Requirements
All General Education coursework requirements are satisfied upon completion of this degree plan
English Composition
See Academic Regulation 3.5
ENGL 1113Composition I 13
or ENGL 1313 Critical Analysis and Writing I
ENGL 1213Composition II3
or ENGL 1413 Critical Analysis and Writing II
ENGL 3323Technical Writing 13
American History & Government
Select one of the following:3
Survey of American History
American History to 1865
American History Since 1865
POLS 1113American Government3
Analytical & Quantitative Thought (A)
MATH 2123Calculus for Technology Programs I (A) 1,23
MATH 2133Calculus for Technology Programs II (A) 13
Humanities (H)
Courses designated (H)6
Natural Sciences (N)
Must include one Laboratory Science (L) course.
PHYS 1114College Physics I (LN) 24
PHYS 1214College Physics II (LN) 24
Select 4 hours of Natural Science with N and L designations4
Social & Behavioral Sciences (S)
Courses designated (S)6
Hours Subtotal45
Diversity (D) & International Dimension (I)
May be completed in any part of the degree plan.
Select at least one Diversity (D) course
Select at least one International Dimension (I) course
College/Departmental Requirements
CMT 1213Introduction to Construction 1,23
CMT 2253Printreading & BIM 1,23
CMT 2263Estimating I 1,23
CMT 2352Concrete Technology 1,22
CMT 2351Concrete Technology Lab 1,21
Related Specialty
ACCT 2103Financial Accounting 1,23
EET 1003Introduction to Microcomputer Programming 13
GENT 2323Statics 1,23
Hours Subtotal21
Major Requirements
SPCH 2713Introduction to Speech Communication (S) 13
CMT 3273Scheduling Construction Projects 23
CMT 3322Construction Practicum I 22
CMT 3332Construction Practicum II 22
CMT 3364Structures I 24
CMT 3433Principles of Site Development3
CMT 3463Environmental Building Systems3
CMT 3554Structures II4
CMT 4263Estimating II 23
CMT 4273Technology in Construction3
CMT 4283Business Practices for Construction 23
CMT 4293Construction Manager Concepts3
CMT 4443Construction Safety and Loss Control3
CMT 4563Construction Law and Insurance 23
Related Specialty
CIVE 3614Engineering Surveying 24
CMT 3323Strength of Materials for Construction Managers 23
or GENT 3323 Strength of Materials
IEM 3513Economic Decision Analysis3
Hours Subtotal52
Select 6 hours of the following:6
Architectural Science I: Thermal Systems and Life Safety
Oral Communication
Transportation Engineering
Construction Contracts and Specifications
Contract Administration
Asphalt Materials and Mix Design
CAD and BIM for Construction Managers
Equipment Management for Constructors
Heavy Civil Construction and Estimating
Advanced Construction Management Problems
Managerial Economics
Labor Economics
International Economic Relations (S)
Introduction to Entrepreneurial Thinking and Behavior
Entrepreneurial Marketing
Growing Small and Family Ventures
Project Management for Entrepreneurship
Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business
Fundamentals of Management (S)
Human Resource Management
Labor Management Relations
Marketing (S)
Promotional Strategy
Sales Management
Business Ethics (H)
Engineering Ethics
Small Group Communication
Business and Professional Communication
Hours Subtotal6
Total Hours124

Other Requirements

Admission to Upper Division (required)

  1. Refer to the OSU Catalog corresponding to your matriculation date and the Policy for Admission to the Upper Division of the Curriculum for CET for detailed admissions requirements.
  2. Complete a minimum of 60 credit hours (from the degree plan) prior to admission to Upper Division.
  3. Achieve a minimum Selection GPA (SGPA) of 3.05 (from the Calculation Work Sheet of the CET Application to Upper Division form).

Graduation Requirements

  1. A minimum overall GPA of 2.30 is required in all courses with engineering and engineering technology prefixes.
  2. A grade of ‘C’ or better is required in each course that is a prerequisite to a required course that has an engineering or engineering technology prefix.
  3. Each student is required to sit for the American Institute of Constructors Level 1 – Associate Constructors Certification Exam.

Additional State/OSU Requirements

  • At least: 60 hours at a four-year institution; 30 hours completed at OSU; 15 of the final 30 or 50% of the upper-division hours in the major field completed at OSU.
  • Limit of: one-half of major course requirements as transfer work; one-fourth of hours earned by correspondence; 8 transfer correspondence hours.
  • Students will be held responsible for degree requirements in effect at the time of matriculation and any changes that are made, so long as these changes do not result in semester credit hours being added or do not delay graduation.
  • Degrees that follow this plan must be completed by the end of Summer 2024.