Energy Technology

Program Description

Graduates of the Energy Technology program are trained in the job skills necessary for employment as an entry level HVAC/Electrical technician in both residential and commercial fields. These fields include leading edge technologies such as geothermal, solar PV installation, and solar thermal systems. Graduates will find employment in various industries and service sectors as HVAC technicians or Electricians.

Opportunities for Employment

Graduates can expect to find employment as entry level or apprentice electricians or HVAC Technicians in the residential and commercial construction industry, or as industrial maintenance technicians.

Program Requirements

Students are required to take English and mathematics placement tests. Developmental classes in these areas may be required. Students may not take a course out of normal sequence without the approval of your instructor.

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Energy Technology (820)

PROGRAM OF STUDY
FIRST YEAR FALL

Course # Course Title Credit
AIR 121 Air Conditioning & Refrigeration I 4
ITE 119 Information Literacy 3
ELE 131 National Electrical Code I 3
ELE 140 Basic Electrical Machinery 4
ENG 111 College Composition 3
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
FIRST YEAR SPRING
ELE 132 National Electrical Code II 3
ELE 156 Electrical Control Systems 3
ENE 230 Geothermal Applications1 4
AIR 282 Energy Management I 2
HLT 105 CPR 3
 MTH 103 Applied Technical Mathematics 3
SECOND YEAR FALL
AIR 205 Hydronics and Zoning 4
ENE 1101 Solar Power Installations1 4
AIR 282 Energy Management II 2
IND 137 Team Concepts and Problem Solving 3
ENE 105 Solar Thermal Active and Passive Technology 4
SECOND YEAR SPRING
ELE 239 Programmable Controllers 3
ELE 298 or 290 Seminar & Project or Coordinated Internship 3
PHY 131 Applied Physics 3
    Humanities Elective 3
    Social Science Elective 3
Total Minimum Credits for Degree 67

1Prerequisite ELE 140 or equivalent

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