Course Description

CSTN 261  Building Management   4 cr.  
Prereq. CSTN 102 (CAR 130T) CSTN 120 (CAR 120T), CSTN 122 (CAR 121T), CSTN 142 (CAR 140T), and CSTN 143 (CAR 141T). Introduction to building business and project management including overhead costs, payroll costs, estimating and scheduling. Covers elements of payroll computation and preparation, payroll tax returns, information returns, and identification and compensation of independent contractors. Students are introduced to building cost estimating, and scheduling of subcontractors and building inspections. This course includes a one-credit imbedded lab.