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 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 essential software such as Microsoft Project, AutoCAD and Revit.​
  • This affordable program will allow you to pursue jobs that offer an average salary of $18 an hour, making earning 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 or Civil Engineering-Highway Technology to increase your earning potential and skills.
Program Credits



Elkhorn Campus, SC Johnson iMET Center

Financial Aid Eligible


Estimated Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $5,611
Books & Supplies: $2,067

Start Dates

Spring, Summer, Fall

Salary Outlook


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