Coordinating and supporting various steps in complex construction projects is no easy task. Some of the top academic programs are based at Brigham Young University at Provo, Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, and the Wentworth Institute of Technology. The list of schools was compiled by the National Center for Educational Statistics. “One of the key strengths of a good construction manager is the ability to accurately estimate job costs,” says a post on RockandDirt.com. Keep this list in mind when hiring fresh talent.