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Electrical Systems Technology


  • Associate in Applied Science
  • Diploma 
  • Certificate – Automation Systems 
  • Certificate – Residential, Commercial & Industrial Wiring 
  • Certificate – Sustainable Technologies

Program Description
The Electrical Systems Technology curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems found in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities. Training, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, digital electronics, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require.

Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical/electronics field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems.

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program must purchase student accident insurance.

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