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Foundational Learning for an Impactful Career

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Our graduates enviosion a better world, then build it. They start right here in the Myers-Lawson School of Construction, a nationally-ranked and respected school known for developing leaders and innovators who define the industry’s future.

With coursework that incorporates virtual and augmented reality, artificial intelligence, digital design and construction, drones, intelligent infrastructure, building information modelling, and so much more, our cutting-edge curriculum positions our students to thrive immediately in an ever-evolving industry.

At Virginia Tech, you'll learn the fundamentals — under the guidance of internationally-known faculty and through real-world learning and collaboration with your fellow Hokies. Plus, you'll have access to our BUILD Lab for projects, options for study abroad and service learning, and all the resources and community of Virginia Tech.

Majors and Minors

Start by choosing between your undergradute degree in Building Construction or Construction Engineering and Management, both awarded by our top-ranked College of Engineering. Through a unique collaboration with the Pamplin College of Business, Building Construction majors can also double major in Real Estate or opt for a minor in Real Estate.

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Become a Myers-Lawson Hokie

Submitting your application to Virginia Tech is the first step in joining the ranks of our accomplished alumni. Still want to learn more? Visit us in Blacksburg anytime, and get a current student’s perspective by contacting one of our school ambassadors.

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August 12, 2021 - Summer flowers bloom in front of the Pylons.