Energy Technology – Electrical Specialization

Program Description

Graduates of the Energy Technology Electrical Specialization program are trained in the job skills necessary for employment as a beginning electrician in both residential and commercial fields. Graduates will find employment in various industries and service sectors as electricians or electronic technicians. Course work includes a strong emphasis in electrical technology with related courses in computer applications, quality control, teamwork, and communication.

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 Electrical Specialization (820-01)


Course # Course Title Credit
BLD 110 Introduction to Construction 3
AIR 111 Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Controls I 3
AIR 281 Energy Management I 3
ELE 131 National Electrical Code I 3
ELE 140 Basic Electricity and Machinery 3
SDV 100 College Success  Skills 1
MTH 103 Applied Technical Mathematics I 3
ELE 132 National Electrical Code II 3
ELE 156 Electrical Control Systems1 3
AIR 112 Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Controls II 3
ITE 119 Information Literacy 3
 HLT 105 CPR 1
ETR 218 Industrial Electronics Circuits 3
ELE 110 Home Electric Power 4
ENE 110 Solar Power Installations1 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
PHY 131 Applied Physics 3
ELE 239 Programmable Controllers1 3
ELE 298 or 290 Seminar & Project or Coordinated Internship 3
    Technical Elective 3
    Humanities Elective 3
    Social Science Elective 3
Total Program Credits 67

1Prerequisite ELE 140 or equivalent

 *Please consult with your advisor on the availability of courses and possible prerequisites and course substitutions.