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University buildings honored at bi-annual program

The recent bi-annual Design Awards, sponsored by the Springfield Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, honored several Missouri State buildings. At the awards ceremony, the public jury cited five projects for recognition and the professional jury (from the east coast) also recognized five projects for recognition for a total of 10 awards given. MSU received five of […]

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Three MSU Students Awarded Scholarships from The Builders’ Association

The Missouri State University Construction Management program was well represented at The Builders’ Association Scholarship Banquet earlier this month. Among other considerations, scholarships were awarded based on applicants’ academic merit, extracurricular activities, attitude, and interest in a construction industry career. Three Bears received …

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Cost Estimators Currently in U.S. Top 3 Rapidly Growing Careers

Cost Estimators are currently in the U.S. top 3 for rapidly growing careers, with an estimated 67,500 new jobs in the next decade. This position generally requires a bachelor’s degree in construction management.  Stop by the Technology and Construction Management …

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Professors awarded research contract for project

Drs. Dianne Slattery and Kerry Slattery, professors of technology and construction management at Missouri State University, were recently awarded a $181,000 research contract from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) through the Illinois Center for Transportation for the project “Enhancements to the Highway Construction Scheduling Expert System.”

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Project management program receives accreditation

Missouri State University’s project management master’s program in the department of technology and construction management, part of the College of Business, was accredited by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC) on July 26.

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