School of Construction
The School of Construction (SoC) offers four undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree programs with direct application to industry:
- Architectural Engineering Technology (ACT)
- Construction Engineering Technology (BCT)
- Industrial Engineering Technology (IET)
- Interior Design (ID)
Also available are two emphasis areas in Residential Construction and Logistics.
The school also offers a Master of Science degree:
- Logistics, Trade & Transportation (MSLTT)
All undergraduate engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering Technology (ETAC-ABET) www.abet.org. The Construction Engineering Technology program is also accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) www.acce-hq.org, making it dually accredited. The Construction Engineering Technology program is also SOCNAV (Serviceman Opportunity College for the Navy) approved.
The Construction Engineering Technology Program is also available online; please see Southern Miss Online.
Mission of Department
The School of Construction strives to provide effective technology, engineering and management education for its graduates to serve needs in the construction, architectural and industrial sectors. To achieve its mission, the School of Construction strives to create a learning environment to nurture the development of critical thinking skills; develop knowledge and technology expertise; and support innovation and technology transfer.
Director: Dr. Keith Sylvester - firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Bobby Chain Technology Building Room 242
Office Phone: (601) 266-6782