About CEM

Students Studying BlueprintsThe mission of the Purdue Division of Construction Engineering and Management (CEM) is to prepare undergraduate engineers to serve the U.S. construction industry as professional engineers and managers.

Our vision is to be the premier undergraduate construction engineering and management program in the world, educating leaders of tomorrow's engineering and construction industry in partnership between industry and an outstanding faculty. Our unique internship program ensures that our students are equipped for the future with the skills and specializations demanded by the job market.

Our selective graduate program continues students' educations by considering the dual technical and managerial responsibilities of the constructor, providing valuable in-the-field experience alongside classroom education in fiscal responsibilities and human resources.