Building Construction Management Certificate
Harrisburg Area Community College

Program Details

The online Building Construction Management Certificate program from Harrisburg Area Community College is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions as construction inspectors, quantity take-off technicians or estimators, and project managers. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Estimate quantities and costs for the bidding process
  • Schedule a project
  • Effectively use current technology
  • Interpret construction documents (contracts, specifications, and drawings) 
  • Apply basic principles of accounting
  • Relate to industry ethics
  • Identify project fundamentals
  • Recognize basic construction methods, materials, and equipment
  • Understand safety issues and accident prevention


  • High school transcript
  • College transcripts, if applicable 
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education