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Certificate – Electrical Technology

Semester hours required for graduation: 35

Advisors: Robert Cooper


This program provides basic and advanced instruction in electricity. A skill-based training program, it is designed to benefit those currently employed in the field and those seeking entry-level job skills. (This program is only offered presently as dual enrollment for high school students.)


A. Major Courses: 35 Credit Hours

EEM 107 Industrial Computer Techniques (2-0-2)

EEM 121 Electrical Measurements (3-0-3)

EEM 115 DC Circuits (3.5-1.5-4)

EEM 116 AC Circuits (3.5-1.5-4)

EEM 140 National Electrical Code (3-0-3) EEM 145 Control Circuits (2-3-3)

EEM 165 Residential/Commercial Wiring (3-3-4)

EEM 170 Electrical Installation (2-3-3) EEM 215 AC/DC Machines (2-3-3)

EEM 235 Power Systems (2-3-3)

EGR 105 Safety in the Workplace (1-0-1)

EGT 123 Industrial Print Reading (1.5-1.5-2)



Gainful Employment: Electrical Technology


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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