Construction students looking at blueprints

Construction Management Technician

Gateway’s Construction Management Technician technical diploma is the perfect building block for your career in the construction field. You’ll develop a diverse set of high-demand skills, including estimating, blueprint reading, design and project management. Upon graduation, you’ll be prepared to begin an active career as a construction management technician, or you can apply your credits toward any of Gateway’s associate degrees in civil engineering or architecture.

  • Day or evening classes in Sturtevant or live online in Elkhorn allow you to create a flexible schedule and develop skills in essential software such as Microsoft Project, AutoCAD and Revit.​
  • This affordable program will allow you to pursue jobs that offer an average salary of nearly $21 an hour, making this technical diploma a great investment.
  • Graduate with the skills to succeed as a construction management technician, working hands-on in both office and construction site settings. You’ll assist project managers in overseeing the entire construction process through a combination of administration, design and planning duties. 
  • Continue your education by applying your Construction Management Technician technical diploma toward an associate degree in Architectural – Structural Engineering Technician to increase your earning potential and skills.
Program Credits



Elkhorn Campus, SC Johnson iMET Center

Financial Aid Eligible


Estimated Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $5,714
Books & Supplies: $2,327

Start Dates


Salary Outlook


Career Opportunities: Construction Project Technician, Field Coordinator, Job Superintendent Aide, Assistant Project Manager

Construction Management Technician Career Pathway

Career Pathways are designed to help you reach your educational goals and explore college and career options. Pathways are made up of related certificates, diplomas and degrees that build on common skills and knowledge. You can begin at any point on the Career Pathway and customize your pathway to fit your goals. View the pathway for your area of interest.