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School of Construction and Design

School of Construction and Design

Collaborate. Innovate. Create.

Collaborative, Innovative and Professional are the hallmarks of the School of Construction and Design. Forming the foundation of a successful individual, from what we teach, what you learn and the attitude we develop that connects you to the career of your choice. We succeed because we embrace the future, a future for all, filled with possibilities in the built environment that excludes none!


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Our Programs

The school is comprised of disciplines that are innovative, collaborative and professional in their approach to education for careers within the Built Environment;

  • Construction Management - accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE)
  • Architectural Engineering Technology - accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
  • Interior Design - accredited by Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)

The Construction and Design Career Expo

The Fall 2023 Construction and Design Career Expo will be held on Tuesday, October 17, 2023, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Thad Cochran Center Ballroom, 121 W. Memorial Dr. on the Hattiesburg Campus.

  • 40+ Employers! Full-Time positions and internships available!
  • Giveaway: Grand Prize: $1,000 Scholarship! Eagle Dining Dollar Gift Cards. Door prize.

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Rozier Construction Team at Career Expo



The Career Expo provides companies from Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industries with an opportunity to meet our talented students interested in obtaining internships and full-time positions.

​​​​If you represent a company or an organization, don't miss the opportunity to enhance your employer brand on campus, connect with our talented students, and ramp up your qualified candidate pipeline!



USM Student Networking with Codaray Constuction Team Member



Looking for an internship or full-time employment, or just trying to build your professional network?

Don’t miss this great opportunity to network with more than 40 companies from the construction and design industry!


About the Career Expo

The first-ever Construction and Design Career Expo was held on March 28, 2023. THANK YOU to our staff, faculty, employers, and the amazing students of the School of Construction and Design for making our Career Expo a success! News Release

Photos from our Spring 2023 Career Expo

Contact Us

School of Construction and Design

242 Bobby Chain Technology Center (TEC)

Campus Hattiesburg

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Why Choose Our Programs?


We graduate students with a number of professional certifications from NCCER, DBIA and the USGBC. 


The Interior Design, Construction Management and Architecture Engineering Technology programs collaborate and have a Design-Build orientation.


Faculty from around the world provide a global perspective of the Built Environment.


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