AS to BS in Construction Management

Completion of the following curriculum will satisfy the requirements for the Associate in Science degree at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and leads to the Bachelor of Science in Construction Management at Eastern Kentucky University.

Admission Requirements

To apply as a transfer:

  • Complete the EKU online application
  • Application processing fee waived for KCTC students
  • Provide official college transcripts for each institution attended reflecting all coursework attempted or earned. Only credits from regionally accredited institutions will be accepted
  • Students who have earned 23 hours or fewer of college credits after high school graduation must also provide a final high school transcript along with ACT or SAT scores and meet the requirements for incoming freshmen.
  • The scholastic requirement is a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.

General Transfer Requirements

On-Campus Admissions Deadlines 
Fall Semester: August 1st 
Spring Semester: December 1st 
Summer Term: May 1st 

Financial Aid School Code: 001963

On-Campus Transfer Scholarships:

Students who have already earned a Bachelor’s Degree or are enrolled in 100 percent online programs are not eligible for Transfer Scholarships

Students who transfer to EKU with a minimum of 24 college credits are eligible to receive the university’s Transfer Scholarship. Students must be enrolled full time and maintain an EKU GPA of 3.0+ to retain the scholarship. The maximum award for the scholarship is for 3 academic years (6 semesters). 

Below is a breakdown of the scholarship requirements and the annual award amounts

Scholarships Name Annual Award Quailfying College GPA
Colonel Plus $4,000 3.75+
Colonel  $3,000 3.50 - 3.74
Maroon Plus $2,000 3.25 - 3.49
Maroon $1,000 3.0 - 3.24

Deadline for receipt of application and transcripts to receive consideration for Transfer Scholarships
Fall Semester: June 15
Spring: November 15
Summer: April 15

kctcs requirements

TBS XXX means to be selected by KCTCS student.
TBD XXX means to be determined by based on course selected.

KCTCS Course Course Title or Category Credits EKU Course
ENG 101 Writing I 3 ENG 101
ENG 102 Writing II 3 ENG 102
TBS XXX Oral Communications 3 TBD XXX
TBS XXX Heritage 3 TBD XXX
TBS XXX Humanities 3 TBD XXX
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3 ECO 230
TBS XXX Social and Behavioral Science (not ECO 3 TBD XXX
MAT 150 or MAT 161 College Algebra or Statistics and Algebra 3 MAT 114
GLY 220 Principles of Physical Geology 4 GLY 108
MAT 155 Trigonometry 3 MAT 120
PHY 201/202 College Physics I with Lab 5 PHY 131

Subtotal General Education Core Courses: 36-38

KCTCS Course Course or Category Credits EKU Course
MAT 170 Brief Calculus with Applications 3 MAT 211
TBS XXX Additional Natural Science or Quantitative 
Reasoning Course

Subtotal AS Requirement Courses: 6

KCTCS Course Course Title or Category Credits EKU Course
IMD 100 Digital Information & Communication 
Technologies (fulfills Dig. Lit. requirement)
3 TEC 161
TBS XXX First-Year Experience 0-3 TBD XXX
ACC 201 Financial Accounting 3 ACC 201
BAS 267 Introduction to Business Law 3 GBU 204
TBS XXX 3 hrs of ACC, ECO, or BAS in consultation with 
EKU advisor
TBS XXX Free electives to reach 60 hours XX TBD XXX

Subtotal Elective Courses: 16-18

One of the courses taken at KCTCS must be selected from the KCTCS identified Cultural Studies course 
list to fulfill requirements for the Associate in Science

Total Associate Degree Hours: 60

EKU Requirements

EKU Course Course Title or Category Credits KCTCS Course
CON 121 Introduction to Construction 3 CAR 126
CON 201 Materials and Methods of Construction I 3 CAR 190
CON 202 Materials and Methods of Construction II 3 CAR 150
CON 221 Plane Surveying 3 SMT 110
CON 294 Construction Graphics 3 ACH 150 or 
195 or BRX 
220 or CET 
CON 303 Statics and Strength of Materials 3  
CON 307 Soils and Foundations 3  
CON 320 Construction Surveying 3  
CON 322 Construction Structural Design 3 CET 220
CON 324 Mechanical/Electrical Systems 3 CET 210
CON 325 Construction Estimating 3  
CON 326 Horizontal Construction 3  
CON 349 Applied Learning in Construction 
Management *Recommended 3 separate 
enrollments to achieve total of 3 hours
CON 420 Engineering Economy 3  
CON 421 Construction Contracts 3  
CON 425 Project Organization and Supervision 3  
CON 426 Scheduling 3  
CON 428 Sustainability 3  
CON 499 Construction Management Capstone 4  

Total Core Hours: 59

EKU Course Course Credits KCTCS Course Taken at KCTCS
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 ACC 201 X
ECO 230 Principles of Microeconomics 3 ECO 201 X
GBU 204 Legal and Ethical Environments of Business 3 BAS 267 X
MAT 211 Applied Calculus 3 MAT 170 X
PHY 131 College Physics I  5 PHY 201 and 202 X
GLY 108 Plate Tectonics: The Active Earth 4 GLY 220 X
MAT 120 Trigonometry 3 MAT 155 X
MAT 217 MathExcel Lab for Calculus I 1    
TEC 161 Computer Applications in Technology 3 IMD 100 X
AEM 310W 
or CCT 201
Computer Communications in 
Industry/Professional Communications
AEM 408 or 
MGT 301
Human Resource Development/Principles of 
MGT, MKT, QMB or RST electives (as approved 
by major advisor)
  Free electives to reach 120 hours 0    

Subtotal EKU Credit Hours 68
Total Baccalaureate Degree Credit Hours 120

Updated: 9/17/2020