Degree progression plans
Visit the University Advising Page to see sample degree progression plans. Select the academic year that you started at Northern Arizona University—not the current year.
2015-2016 Progression Plan
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Construct for Practice (C4P): Since 2012, our curriculum has integrated practical labs with what you learn in the classroom. Team up with other students to create, design, and manage all facets of a building project.
Future Course Offerings
Many of the CM courses are going to a once-a-year rotation. Expand to see when classes will be offered
See the chart below for the planned rotation schedule.
|Class|| Course Name |
| Spring |
|CM 120||Building the Human Environment||X||X|
|CM 123||Construction Methods I|| ||X|
|CM 130||Computing in Construction||X||X|
|CM 200L||Integrated Laboratory I||X||X|
|CM 220||Introduction to Structural Design|| ||X|
|CM 222||Construction Graphics||X||X|
|CM 223||Construction Methods II||X|| |
|CM 225||Concrete & Masonry Systems|| ||X|
|CM 253||Surveying & Building Layout|| ||X|
|CM 300L||Integrated Laboratory II||X||X|
|CM 302W||Writing for Project Managers||X||X|
|CM 326||Mechanical Systems|| ||X|
|CM 329||Estimating & Bidding||X|| |
|CM 331||Structural Steel System||*||2017|
|CM 360||Soils & Construction Equipment||X|| |
|CM 388||Construction Scheduling||X|| |
|CM 391||Safety & Risk Management||X||X|
|CM 400L||Integrated Laboratory III||X||X|
|CM 481||Construction Operations|| ||X|
|CM 489||Construction Administration||X|| |
|CM 490C||Construction Integration/Capstone|| ||X|
*CM331 is typically offered in the fall semester, however for the 2016-17 year, it will be shifted to Spring 2017. It will return to the regular rotation in Fall of 2017
Electives will rotate based on the tentative schedule shown below. Schedule is subject to change.
|CM 403 - Sustainable Design and Construction ||X||**||X||**|
|CM 205/405 - Reno Prep||X|| ||X|| |
|CM 408 - Internship|| ||all summers|| |
|CM 425 - Integrated Project Delivery|| || || ||X|
|CM 460 - Heavy Highways|| ||X|| || |
|CM 470 - GIS Applications||T|| |
**CM403 may be offered in spring semester, depending on demand
T = Tentative
Some courses changes that occurred in the fall of
If you are on a catalog 2014-15 or earlier:
Electives: 2 required (CM 408 or CM499 may count for one, but not both)
Statistics: STAT270 is required
If you are on catalog 2015-16 or later:
Electives: 3 required (CM 408 and CM499/CM405 can count for 2)
Statistics is no longer required
Prerequsite changes in Fall 2015:
- CM123 is a co-req with CM130. If LOUIE does not allow you to register for both of these, please contact your advisor
- CM 225 requires CM 222 and CM223, or CM 124 with a grade of C or better
- CM 253 requires STA 270 with a C or better if your degree plan is prior to 2015-16. Staring in 2015-16, MAT125 with a C is required for CM253
If you’re considering transferring from another major at the university or to Northern Arizona University from another college or university, please contact the Program Coordinator, John Tingerthal. Click here for more information.
Congratulations on your upcoming graduation!
There are a few steps you need to complete in order to be eligible for
graduation. Read more.Read more
- Print out a graduation
- Print out a degree progress report from your LOUIE account.
- Meet with your faculty adviser to fill out the
graduation application and review your degree progress report.
- Get the signatures of your adviser and the
department chair on your graduation application. Your adviser will tell you if
you should take the completed application to Construction Management department
office or the College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences.
- The College of Engineering, Forestry, and
Natural Sciences will send your application packet to the Registrar’s office.
A $35 graduation application fee will be applied to your
LOUIE account. You must pay this fee and resolve any financial holds on your
account to receive your diploma.
Fall graduation: Application is due September 15
Spring Graduation: Application is due February 15
For graduation exit interviews and graduation papers,
Engineering Bldg 69, Room 122
Exit interviews are done in CM490C capstone.
Additional advising information
Engineering Bldg 69, Room 122
Information on your faculty mentor can be found in your