Executive Master of Construction Management (E.M.C.M.)

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The Executive Master of Construction Management is an interdisciplinary 30 credit program for mid-career professionals, with a prior undergraduate degree and a minimum of five years demonstrable experience in construction. Our Executive Master of Construction Management (E.M.C.M) will offer cutting-edge courses taught by the leaders of the construction industry as identified and recruited by the Construction Management Advisory Board. Courses will be offered in the evenings and on weekends, to meet the needs of working professionals.  The program will focus on current issues and events in construction management and address the needs of the industry by developing candidates for middle and upper management positions.

The program consists of 30 credits of coursework including 15 credits of core classes, 9 credits of electives, case studies and seminars and 6 credits taken in the last semester in Applied Reseach and Capstone project. Classes are taught by top industry leaders that bring to the classroom as a resource years of real-world expertise. Each 14-week term is broken into two 7 week sessions A&B. The executive program concludes over two terms that are composed of  2 credits in Applied Research and 4 credits of a Capstone Project (Term 5 A&B) focused on the assessment of problem areas in a selected project or organization and applying knowledge gained to increase efficiency, eliminate errors and increase profitability.

* Pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Program Launch Date - January 2019. 

Admission Requirements

Admission to the Executive Master of Construction Management is based on the evaluation of academic and professional preparation and performance. Candidates should have clearly demonstrated an attitude for career advancement and leadership.

The minimum admission requirements for E.M.C.M. are:

  • Completed application form with an application fee. This fee is mandatory.
  • A letter or statement expressing your interest in the program and reasons for applying.
  • GPA of 3.0 from an undergraduate degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction related fields.
  • GRE (may be waived with 5 years minimum of experience in construction related field).
  • TOEFL/IELTS (for foreign students) as stated in the English Proficiency Requirements of the University of Miami.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Official transcripts from undergraduate and/or graduate schools.

Program Curriculum

Contact information:
Director of Construction Management Program: Prof. Armando M. Montero
Email: amontero@miami.edu
Nicole Hejazi, Assistant Director
Graduate Programs
1223 Dickinson Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Tel. 305-284-3060
Email: nhejazi@miami.edu

* Pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Program Launch Date - January 2019.