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Prior Learning Assessment

Construction Management

Save Time and Money

Apply Your Past Experience Towards a Degree in Construction Management.

LSU Online believes in helping our learners achieve their goals in a quick and affordable manner. Our Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) program is designed to give students the opportunity to demonstrate learning done outside of the college classroom to potentially earn college credit. By taking advantage of this program, you can save both time and money as there will be less coursework for you to complete. Whether you have military experience or professional certifications, we offer a variety of pathways to complete your Bachelor's or Master's in Construction Management degree faster.

See the Potential Credits You May Qualify For Below


Army

CM 2116 - Plan Reading | 3 Credits

CM 4221 - Construction Project Management | 3 Credits

CM 1112 - Materials & Methods | 3 Credits

CM 4206 - Leadership | 3 Credits

CM 4221 - Construction Project Management | 3 Credits

CM 2105 - Surveying | 3 Credits

CM 2116 - Plan Reading | 3 Credits

CM 3503 - Soils | 3 Credits

CM 4206 - Leadership | 3 Credits

CM 1112 - Materials & Methods | 3 Credits

CM 3111 - Estimating | 3 Credits

CM 4206 - Leadership | 3 Credits

CM 2105 - Surveying | 3 Credits

Navy

CM 1112 - Materials & Methods | 3 Credits

CM 2116 - Plan Reading | 3 Credits

CM 2215 - Safety | 3 Credits

CM 3111 - Estimating | 3 Credits

CM 3503 - Soils | 3 Credits

CM 4206 - Leadership | 3 Credits

CM 4221 - Construction Project Management | 3 Credits

CM 1011 - Intro to CM | 3 Credits

CM 1112 - Materials & Methods | 3 Credits

CM 2105 - Surveying | 3 Credits

CM 1011 - Intro to CM | 3 Credits

CM 3503 - Soils | 3 Credits

CM 4206 - Leadership | 3 Credits

CM 4221 - Construction Project Management | 3 Credits

CM 1011 - Intro to CM | 3 Credits

CM 3503 - Soils | 3 Credits

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)

Summary

Must have taken a rigorous state exam.

Residential/Commercial | Credit varies

Summary

Associate Constructor (AC) - Level One Exam (score 75% or better in related topic).


01 written communications, 02 oral presentations, 06 ethical principles, 12 project delivery methods, and 13 risk management

CM 1011 - Intro to CM | 3 credit hours


03 project safety

CM 2215 - Cnst Safety | 3 credit hours


07 construction documents

CM 2116 - Plan Reading | 3 credit hours


08 methods, materials, and equipment

CM 1112 - Matl and Methods I | 3 credit hours

CM 2113 - Construction Equipment | 3 credit hours


19 Structural behavior

CM 2501 - Structures | 3 credit hours


20 Principles of MET

CM 3501 - Mech/Elect | 3 credit hours


Certified Professional Constructor - all courses for AC plus:

CM 3111 - Cnst Estimating | 3 credit hours

CM 4101 - Scheduling | 3 credit hours

CM 4211 - Cnst Contracting | 3 credit hours

CM 4221 - Cnst Project Mgt | 3 credit hours

MGT 3200 - Mgt Principles | 3 credit hours

CM 4206 - Leadership | 3 credit hours

During the application process, please notify your Enrollment Concierge if any of these apply, and they will guide you through the evaluation process. They can reached at 833-280-5634 or lsuonline@lsu.edu.