Course Description

Principles of estimating including quantity surveys, pricing analysis, and bid package preparation for industrial construction.

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion, a student will be able to:

  • Create construction project cost estimates
  • Create construction project schedules
  • Analyze construction documents for planning and management of construction processes


This course runs on an several week term. It is not self-paced, but follows a weekly schedule. Check section information for exact weekly term information.

Credit is awarded from LSU–Baton Rouge

Eligibility: Students enrolled in a degree program at the LSU Baton Rouge campus or in an LSU Online degree program are not eligible to take these courses through Online Distance Learning.

Online Format: eight week enrollment period; 7 modules 2 exams

Tuition and Fees

Special Requirements: a computer with reliable internet access, a webcam, and a headset or speakers, and a microphone.

You are also responsible for purchasing separately the required textbooks and any additional required materials for this course.

If you are interested in re-enrolling in a course that you have already taken through our program, please contact us before registering. If you have any questions about registration or payment, please contact our office.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Industrial Construction Estimating
Online, fixed date
Mar 18, 2024 to May 10, 2024
Instruction Method
Course Fee(s)
CM 3356 credit (3 units) $866.00
Available for Credit
3 units
  • Gerrad Delatte
Section Notes

Next course offering: March 18, 2024–May 10, 2024

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