Construction Management Transfer Guide

  • North Hennepin Community College Construction Management AS

    to MSUM Construction Management BS

    Quick Facts:

    • College credits applied = 60
    • Gen Ed/ LASC goal areas & credits remaining = 6
    • Other requirements = 54 

    MN Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) / Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC)


    Goal Area Requirement Recommended NHCC Courses Goal MSUM Equivalent
    Written/ Oral Communication COMM 1110 Principles of Interpersonal Communication (3 cr) 1 COMM 100 Speech Communication**
    ENGL 1200 College Writing I (4cr)
    OR
    1 Goal Area 1B
    ENGL 1201 Gateway College Writing
    ENGL 1202 College Writing II (2 cr)   ENGL 201 Composition II
    Natural Sciences PHYS 1201 Prin Physics I (5 cr) 3 PHYS 160/160L College Physics I
    Mathematics/ Logic (met) MATH 1170 Pre-Calculus (4 cr) OR 4 Math Requirement
    MATH 1180 College Algebra & Pre-Calculus (5 cr) 4  
    History/ Social Behavioral Sciences ECON 1070 Prin Econ: Micro (3 cr) 5 ECON 202 Microeconomics
    Humanities/ Fine Arts ART 2300 Architectural History (2 cr) 6, 8 (met) Goal Areas 6, 8
    Ethical & Civic Responsibility PHIL 1020 Ethics (3 cr) (Recommended)
    OR
    6, 9 PHIL 318 Professional Ethics
    PHIL 1200 Environmental Ethics (3 cr) 9, 10 Goal Areas 9, 10
    Additional Goal Area Courses to Equal 42 Credits for Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC) Minimum credits beyond AS and major requirements to complete LASC goal requirements = 6
    Requirements for Major NHCC Course Goal If Applicable MSUM Equivalent
      CMSV 1200 Engineering Graphics (3 cr)   CM 216 Construction Graphics
    CMSV 2890 Building Organization & Technology (3 cr)   CM 220 Commercial building Methods & Materials
    CMSV 2875 Mechanical & Electrical Systems (4 cr)   CM 254 Mechanical/ Electrical Systems
    CMSV 2100 Soils & Concrete Tech (3 cr)   CM 325 Heavy/ Highway Const Materials
    AND
    CM 326 H/H Const Materials Lab
    CMSV 288 Construction Estimating (4 cr)   CM 230 Construction Estimating I
    ACCT 2111 Financial Accounting (4 cr)   ACCT 230 Principles of Accounting I
    BUS 1200 Principles of Mgmt (3 cr)   MGMT 360 Principles of Mgmt **
    BUS 1200 Effective Supervision (3 cr) Program Elective Const Mgmt Restricted Elective **
    CMSV 1300 Legal Aspects of Construction (3 cr) Program Elective ACCT 304 Legal Environment of Business **

    *Depending on courses taken at NHCC, this goal area may be fulfilled.

    **Substitutions

    Requirements Remaining to take at MSUM (54+ cr depending on courses taken at NHCC)

    Core Requirements

    • CM 200/ 200L Construction Surveying/ Lab (2)
    • CM 205 Professional Growth Seminar I (1)
    • CM 223 Construction Statics OR
    • ENG 243 Engineering Mechanics I –Statics (3)
    • CM 327 Sustainability in Built Environment (3) (Goal 10)
    • CM 335 Estimating II – Pricing & Productivity (3)
    • CM 340 Planning & Scheduling (4)
    • CM 350 Structural Design & Analysis (3)
    • CM 365 Construction Safety (2)
    • CM 370 Construction documents & Specs (3)
    • CM 425 Equipment Productivity & Analysis (3)
    • CM 434 Construction Cost Analysis (3)
    • CM 460 Project Admin (3)
    • CM 469 Internship (3)
    • CM 496 Capstone Experience (3)

    Related Requirements

    • CHEM 150/150L General Chemistry/ Lab OR
    • GEOS 115 Physical Geology & Lab (Goal 3) OR
    • PHYS 161/161L College Physics II & Lab (4)
    • PM 385 Process Leadership (3)
    • OM 395 Computer Apps for Technologists (3)

    Restricted Electives: (3 cr)

    Choose one course from list. MSUM advisor will help you with best options.