From nursing homes to specialized cancer clinics, and from large hospitals to urgent care centers, construction of healthcare-related facilities requires special knowledge. When you major in healthcare construction management at Purdue University, you will study the unique features of this sector of the construction industry.
With the growth of technology in the healthcare construction industry and the specialization of the work, it is important for you to understand the regulations and risks associated with these healthcare-related projects. You will gain a broad exposure to building construction management topics while focusing on this specialized area. Your courses will also expose you to project management skills that can be applied in most construction projects.
- Prepare for the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) certification as Certified Healthcare Constructor or Certified Healthcare Facilities Manager.
- Gain valuable experience as you complete 800 hours of on-site construction work as part of your graduation requirements
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In addition to the fees charged to all Purdue students (technology fee, repair and rehabilitation fee, student fitness and wellness fee), students in the College of Technology pay a differential general service fee of $286.00 each semester.
Full information about tuition and fees is available on the Purdue Bursar’s Office Web site.
From the U.K. to Mexico, Singapore, and China, nearly 40 study abroad programs at Purdue are open to College of Technology students. Programs range from just a few weeks to semester and year-long stays.