Program Contact

Graduate Office
School of Building Construction
College of Design
Georgia Institute of Technology
280 Ferst Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332-0680


Application Deadlines

Fall Only - All applicants: Jan. 15

Admittance Terms



  • Ph.D. in Building Construction

Areas of Research

Building Construction

  • Program Management
  • Construction Management

Standardized Tests

English Proficiency

  • Institute Code: 5248
  • Department Code: 12
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • Paper-based: 600
    • Internet-based: 100, with minimum section scores of 19

GRE Requirements

Only the GRE is accepted.

  • Institute Code: R5248
  • Department Code: 4401
  • General Test: Required

Application Requirements

Essay (included on the application)

  • Explain your professional/personal post-baccalaureate experience in building construction.
  • Describe how your academic or professional background will support you as you pursue a master’s degree.

Letters of Recommendation

  • Three letters of recommendation

Degree Requirements

A master's degree in one of the following fields from an accredited institution:

  • Construction
  • Civil Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Landscape Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Facility Management


The Office of Graduate Education has prepared application instructions to help you navigate through the admissions process. View the instructions to begin your graduate education.