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Electrical Systems Student

Electrical Systems Technology (A35130)

Part-time Evening Program

The Electrical Systems Technology curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical systems found in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities.

Course work, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, applications of the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require.

Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems. Students enrolling in this program must purchase student accident insurance.

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

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Industrial Wiring Certificate (C35130W)

This certificate program is designed to provide individuals with entry-level competencies in the National Electrical Code, as well as residential and industrial wiring methods. Upon successful completion, graduates should be able to work in an industrial setting, on equipment for power distribution, circuits, switches, enclosures, panels, fuses, and circuit breakers. Students can complete additional certificates. Courses within these certificates may be applied toward an Associate in Applied Science in Electrical Systems Technology.

Mechatronics Certificate (C35130M)

This certificate program is designed to provide individuals with entry-level competencies in electrical and mechanical skills needed to work on complex systems found in the manufacturing environment. Upon completion, graduates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of automated industrial machines and be able to maintain the equipment. Students can complete additional certificates. Courses within these certificates may be applied toward an Associate Degree in Electrical Systems Technology.

Programmable Logic Controllers Certificate (C35130PL)

This certificate program is designed to provide individuals with entry-level competencies in programming and troubleshooting Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) in an industrial environment. Upon successful completion, graduates should be able to write, document, store, edit and debug ladder logic programs that are essential to the operation of factories, plants and other manufacturing facilities. Students can complete additional certificates. Courses within these certificates may be applied toward an Associate Degree in Electrical Systems Technology.

Robotics Certificate (C35130RB)

This certificate program is designed to provide individuals with entry-level competencies in the concepts of industrial robots and explain how they are used in a plant or manufacturing system. Upon successful completion, graduates should be able to apply theoretical and laboratory instruction to allow for the programming, testing, and debugging of robot-control systems. Students can complete additional certificates. Courses within these certificates may be applied toward an Associate Degree in Electrical Systems Technology.

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Please complete the following four steps to complete the admissions process.


Step 1: Complete an RCC Application for Admission.


Step 2: Complete the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA). You will need to enter RCC’s school code: 002958.


Step 3: Request an OFFICIAL transcript from your high school/GED and all colleges attended. You may bring sealed copies of your transcripts to us, or institutions can send transcripts directly to RCC’s Admissions Office.


Step 4: Come by our office in person to speak with an admissions counselor who will discuss your program of study and placement test requirements

See the RCC Catalog for more information.