The undergraduate program in Construction Science is accredited by American Council for Construction Education since 1990
The mission of the Haskell and Irene Lemon Division of Construction Science is to prepare our students to be leaders in the construction industry by fostering a student centered, collaborative learning environment that benefits local, state, national and international communities through innovative teaching, research and service.
OU Placed in Top Three in Various Categories at the 2016 ASC Region V/TEXO Competition
The OU Design-Build Teams and Commercial Team placed among the top three at the recent Associated Schools of Construction Region V/TEXO Student Competition in Dallas. The Design-Build domestic team was placed 1st in the category among seven teams from different universities in the region. Students also won best presenter awards in the Design-Build category and Commercial category. The annual competition, hosted by construction association TEXO, included three competition categories.
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CNS Faculty Awarded Outstanding Educator by NAHB
The NAHB Student Chapters program awarded Matthew Reyes, Outstanding Educator at an award ceremony held at the 2015 NAHB International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas in January.
Sponsored by Delmar Cengage Learning, this prestigious award recognizes and encourages high quality standards in teaching construction education. Educators are recognized for their voluntary extracurricular activities, including those with construction industry organizations, as well as their construction experience and professional initiatives.
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C5: Collaborate, Create, Construct, Capstone Charette
C5 is an interdisciplinary design-build project designed as a collaboration between architecture, interior design, and construction supported by the use of building information modeling. The winning team of 2016 was comprised of Trisha Murray, Shelby Little, Nicholas Norsuorthy, Josh Hogsett (Arch students), Tyler Sublett, Jonathan Healey (CNS students), and Katie McCarley (ID student).
Associate Professor of Construction Science Tammy McCuen, Associate Professor of Interior Design Elizabeth Pober, and Associate Professors of Architecture Lee Fithian and Marjorie Callahan organized the charette this year. The event was sponsored by JE Dunn Construction and supported by Studio Architecture.
CNS Students in the ASC Region VIII International Competition
Four students from Construction Science Division participated in the Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Region 8 competition.
Construction Science students Tyler Sublett, Jonathan Healey, Chris Parker, and Grant Baggs travelled to Dublin, Ireland to take part in the ASC Region VIII competition, which was held at Dublin Institute of Technology. This is the second time the Division has taken part in an international competition outside of the US. Though not placed, the team made a strong showing in the competition.