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FALL 2020

* High school dual enrollment classes starting NOW!

Contact Ms. Hubbard at hubbardh@wiltech.edu or 843-355-4137

Associate in Applied Science, Major in General Technology,

Specialization: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning

and Refrigeration Technology

 

Few aspects of modern living are untouched by modern refrigeration and air conditioning. Businesses, commercial operations, manufacturing processes, storage and shipping operate under controlled-temperature conditions. New environmental protection agency (EPA) amendments to the clean air act have changed air conditioning and refrigeration so dramatically that HVAC/R services require new equipment, new procedures, new refrigerants and even new attitudes. The HVAC/R technology program addresses all the new EPA regulations and prepares students for the challenges of future change in the industry as they learn to become heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers.

 

Semester hours required for graduation: 66

Advisor: Willie Morant

 

A. General Education: 21 Credit Hours

COL103 College Skills (3)

CPT 102 Basic Computer Concepts (3)

ENG 101 English Composition I (3)

MAT 101 Beginning Algebra (3)

PSY 201 General Psychology (3)

SPC 205 Public Speaking (3)

Fine Arts: Choose one below: (3)

ART 101 Art History & Appreciation or MUS 105 Music Appreciation

 

B. Required Core Subject Areas:

Primary Technical Specialty: 30 Credit Hours

ACR 101 Fund. of Refrigeration (5)

ACR 106 Basic Electricity for HVAC/R (4)

ACR 107 Wiring Diagrams (2)

ACR 110 Heating Fundamentals (4)

ACR 120 Basic Air Conditioning (4)

ACR 131 Commercial Refrigeration (4)

ACR 140 Automatic Controls (3)

ACR 210 Heat Pumps (4)

 

Secondary Technical Specialty: 12 Credit Hours (minimum)

Select from Electrical or Drafting and Design Technology curricula.

Technical Elective: 3 Credit Hours

 

Gainful Employment: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, & Refrigeration

 

Tuition and book costs reflect the projected cost of the complete program.

 

Graduation times may vary according to course availability and/or individual course load. Consult faculty advisor.

 

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