Construction Management in Minnesota

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Schools Offering Construction Management Programs in Minnesota

Each year, approximately 0.2% of Minnesota graduates receive degrees in construction management. That means an estimated 300 construction managers graduate from Minnesota's 11 construction management schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a construction management program is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which was ranked 14th in the country in 2010, is located in Minneapolis. 36 students graduated with a degree in construction management from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010. Students at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities paid $12,288 per year in tuition fees.

Minnesota State University-Mankato, which was ranked 68th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Minnesota that has a construction management program. It is located in Mankato. In 2010, Minnesota State University-Mankato graduated 49 students from its construction management program. Minnesota State University-Mankato charged in-state students $6,725 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a construction management program is Bemidji State University. Bemidji State University, which was ranked 74th in the country in 2010, is located in Bemidji. 1 students graduated with degree in construction management from Bemidji State University in 2010. Bemidji State University charged in-state students $7,497 in tuition fees per year.


If you are hoping to attend one of Minnesota's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $6,990 per year, though tuition can range from $15,575 per year to $4,608 per year. The Minnesota construction management schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Dunwoody College of Technology - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $15,575 per year
  2. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $12,288 per year
  3. Bemidji State University - located in Bemidji, students are charged $7,497 per year

The construction management schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Minnesota were:

  1. Lake Superior College - located in Duluth, students are charged $4,608 per year
  2. South Central College - located in Mankato, students are charged $4,910 per year
  3. Inver Hills Community College - located in Inver Grove Heights, students are charged $4,950 per year

A construction management degree from a Minnesota school... what next?

Most people who graduate from construction management school in Minnesota go on to work as a construction manager. In 2010, there were 2,050 construction managers working in Minnesota. The largest populations of Minnesota construction managers are working in the following counties:

  1. Anoka County - 1,440 construction managers
  2. Carlton County - 110 construction managers
  3. Brown County - 100 construction managers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of construction managers is expected to grow by 10% by 2018. There are projected to be 5,120 construction managers working in the Minnesota then.


On average, construction managers earn $89,840 per year. However, this number is only an average. construction managers in Minnesota had varying salaries from $48,470 to $153,720 per year in 2010. The following counties in Minnesota have the highest average salaries for construction managers:

  1. Anoka County - $95,020 per year
  2. Carlton County - $84,760 per year
  3. Dodge County - $84,120 per year

On average, construction managers earns the least in the following Minnesota counties:

  1. Big Stone County - $69,600 per year
  2. Benton County - $75,570 per year
  3. Brown County - $76,530 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Minnesota statistics regarding a career in construction management and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business management or real estate.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Construction Management in Minnesota
  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management in Minnesota
  • Certificate in Construction Management in Minnesota

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,383 miles from location University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis MN 86.0842 32% 51,659
6,423 miles from location Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato MN 31.8355 42% 14,955
6,390 miles from location North Hennepin Community College Minneapolis MN 10.6466 n/a 7,444
6,516 miles from location Minnesota State Community and Technical College Fergus Falls MN 16.8896 n/a 6,732
6,375 miles from location Inver Hills Community College Inver Grove Heights MN 10.5306 n/a 6,215
6,453 miles from location Bemidji State University Bemidji MN 25.5837 46% 5,175
6,326 miles from location Lake Superior College Duluth MN 12.6413 n/a 4,898
6,426 miles from location Central Lakes College-Brainerd Brainerd MN 17.6636 n/a 4,206
6,425 miles from location South Central College Mankato MN 14.452 n/a 4,091
6,386 miles from location Dunwoody College of Technology Minneapolis MN 20.7351 30% 1,546
6,452 miles from location Northwest Technical College Bemidji MN 13.3048 n/a 1,535

Curious what studying Construction Management gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Minnesota

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers + 7,200 $64,500 -38.7%
Construction Laborers + 6,550 $44,820 -42.4%
Civil Engineers + 2,890 $76,130 -5.2%
Construction Managers + 2,050 $89,840 -19.9%
Construction and Building Inspectors + 1,650 $56,130 38.7%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are construction management related jobs in Minnesota