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The construction industry is booming, and there are many opportunities for a successful career in construction.

One opportunity is a career in the skilled trades, including carpenters, ironworkers, and cement masons. A skilled trade professional uses their skill set, knowledge, and ability to put physical work in place on a building project. Individuals who enjoy using their bodies, have STEM skills, can withstand varied weather, and enjoy collaboration are often successful in skilled trades. People interested in entrepreneurship also find growth through skilled trades.

A second option for a successful career in the industry is through a construction management pathway. In Construction Management, you can help plan, budget, coordinate, or supervise a construction project from start to finish, using specialized techniques and software. This pathway begins with a college degree in a construction-related field of study. Individuals who enjoy collaboration, STEM, and problem-solving are often successful in construction management careers.

Whether through skilled trades or construction management, from entry-level through leadership roles, your career opportunities are endless! Explore your construction pathway below.

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