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Building Construction (Bachelor of Science)

Program Description for Building Construction

Major: Building Construction Degree: Bachelor of Science

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Bachelor of Science in Building Construction: (120 credit hours, w/ a min 60 upper level hrs)

  • All course work must be completed with a grade of 'C' or better, unless otherwise noted.
  • Once enrolled at UNF, any remaining prerequisites for the major / minor must be completed at UNF.


Building Construction Prerequisites: (12 requirements - 38.0 semester hours)(F07--...)

MAC2233 (GM)Calculus for Business (3 Credits)

STA2023 (GM) Elem Statistics-Business (3 Credits)

BCN1251 Construction Drawing (3 Credits)

BCN1210C Construction Materials (3 Credits)

BCN2405 Introduction to Structures (3 Credits)

CGS1100 Computer Applications for Busi (3 Credits)

CGSx531 or 1570 are acceptable alternatives to CGS1100.
Any course covering the appropriate software may be approved for this requirement if approved by an advisor.

ECO2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 Credits)

ECO2023 Principles of Microeconomics (3 Credits)

ACG2021 Prin of Financial Accounting (3 Credits)

BUL3130 Legal Environment of Business (3 Credits)

PHYSICS I Physics I requirement:

  • PHY2053+L Algebra Physics I and Lab
    * PHY2004 + Lab may be substituted.

PHYSICS II Physics II requirement:

  • PHY2054+L Algebra Physics II and Lab
    * PHY2005 + Lab may be substituted.

Business Electives

Building Construction - Business Electives: (1 course - 3.0 semester hours)[Sp13 - ]

SELECT One business elective:

  • REE 4043 Real Estate Analysis
  • ACG2071 Princ of Managerial Accounting
  • MAR3023 Principles of Marketing

Core Requirements

Building Construction Core: (20 courses - 58.0 semester hours)[Sp13 - ]
Note: BCN 4944 -- Internship students will work with internship faculty advisor to secure their internship placement. Students must have a signed internship agreement prior to the first day of class.

BCN2280 Surveying: Construction Layout (3 Credits)

BCN3223 Soils and Foundations (3 Credits)

BCN3224 Construction Techniques (3 Credits)

BCN3611C Construction Cost Estimating (3 Credits)

BCN3762 Building Const Design and Code (3 Credits)

BCN3782 Intro Construction Computing (3 Credits)

BCN4431 Structural Systems (3 Credits)

BCN4591C Mech and Elec Sys (3 Credits)

BCN4612 Advanced Construction Estimati (3 Credits)

BCN4708 Construction Documents/Contrac (3 Credits)

BCN4709 Construction Proj Mgt Cap (3 Credits)

BCN4720 Constr Project Plan/Scheduling (3 Credits)

BCN4730 Construction Safety (3 Credits)

BCN4753 Construction Admin/Economics (3 Credits)

BCN4759 Const Fin and Cost Cont (3 Credits)

BCN4931 Seminar:Construction Mgt (1-3 Credits)

BCN4944 Construction Management Intern (3 Credits)

(Note: Internship can be taken for up to 6 credit hours -- 3 hrs for Internship credit and 3 hrs for elective credit.)

MAN3025 Administrative Management (3 Credits)

SELECT 6 hrs of electives:

  • BCN 3012 History of Construction
  • BCN 4240 Construction Equipment
  • BCN 4587C Green Construction/Sustainability
  • BCN 4751C Housing & Land Development
  • BCN 4775 International Construction
  • BCN 4870C Heavy/Civil Construction
  • BCN 4871C Commercial Construction
  • BCN 4801C Industrial Construction
  • BCN 4944 Constr Mgmt Internship (3-5hr)
  • BCN 4956 Study Abroad: Construction Management
(Note: Internship can be taken for up to 6 hrs -- 3 hrs for internship and 3 hrs for elective credit. An extra elective may be taken in the place of the internship requirement. Study Abroad may be taken for a maximum of 9 credit hours.)