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Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering Technology

LaGarian S.
LaGarian S. Class of 2018, Military Servicemember

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150K ALUMNI WORLDWIDE
Become a part of NU’s global alumni community.
4 WEEK CLASSES
The BS in Construction Engineering Technology program includes four-week classes.
#1 IN SAN DIEGO
National University is San Diego’s largest private nonprofit university.

Program Overview

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Gain a well-rounded education in construction principles and practices and prepare you for a career in the construction industry with the Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering Technology. Prepare for careers options such as a construction superintendent, field engineer, project manager, project coordinator, facilities engineer, cost estimator, CAD drafter, or quality and safety controller.

You’ll learn to communicate about your trade through written, verbal, and graphical media and to use engineering science and mathematics to solve construction problems. Most importantly, you’ll have an understanding of potential ethical issues that could arise and learn how to apply sound professional standards for making tough decisions.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate knowledge of engineering science and mathematics and its application in problem solving.
  • Utilize appropriate computer tools for engineering problems.
  • Apply modern methods for surveying and metrics.
  • Exhibit a fundamental understanding of building mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Demonstrate cost estimating and scheduling techniques.
  • Integrate and apply field inspection techniques and safety standards.

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Why Choose National University?

We’re proud to be a veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 150,000 alumni worldwide.

Four-Week Classes

Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.

100+ Degree Programs

Choose from associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, plus credentials and certificates.

On Campus or Online

Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.

Year-Round Enrollment

Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.

20+ Campus Locations

Attend class onsite at one of over 20 campus locations across California or in Nevada.

Military Friendly

As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.

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“The School of Engineering and Computing fosters student creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship in classes taught by subject matter experts who actively practice what they teach.”
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Jasmine Q.
Class of 2019