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ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY

Diploma

Program Description: The Electrical Systems Technology Diploma program provides instruction in the inspection, maintenance, installation, and repair of electrical systems in the residential, commercial, and industrial industries. A combination of theory and practical application is emphasized to develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills. Program graduates receive a diploma in Electrical Systems Technology with a specialization in residential or industrial applications.

Student Learning Outcomes:
•   Students will wire a three-phase motor for high and low voltage.
•   Students will wire an electrical panel following current NEC requirements.
•   Students will upload and download a PLC program.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Industrial Drive

Length of Program: Five (5) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Electrical Systems Technology, Diploma.

Credits Required for Graduation: 46 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, occupational information, etc., Please Click Here.

 

Curriculum

Credit Hours

1. Basic Skills Courses (8-9 hours)
  ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
  And one of the following (2-3 hours)
    EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development 2
    PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology (3)
  And one of the following (3 hours)
    MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
    MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts (3)
    MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry (3)
2. Institutional Credit (3 hours)
    COLL 1500 Student Success  
3. Occupational Courses (43 hours)
  ELTR 1060 Electrical Systems Basics I 2
  ELTR 1080 Commercial Wiring I 5
  ELTR 1090 Commercial Wiring II 3
  ELTR 1180 Electrical Controls 4
  IDFC 1007 Industrial Safety Procedures 2
and one of the following (3 hours)  
      IDFC 1011 Direct Current I 3
      IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis 3
and one of the following (3 hours)  
      ELTR 1020 Electrical Systems Basics I 3
      IDFC 1012 Alternating Current I 3
      IDSY 1105 AC Circuit Analysis 3
4. And one of the following specializations (10 hours) 3
Electrical Construction and Maintenance Specialization 10
      ELTR 1205 Residential Wiring I 3
      ELTR 1210 Residential Wiring II 3
      XXXX xxxx Guided Electives 4
Industrial Electrical Technology Specialization 10
      ELTR 1220 Industrial PLCs 4
      ELTR 1250 Diagnostic Troubleshooting 2
      ELTR 1270 National Electrical Code Industrial Applications 4