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Program Description: The Industrial Electrical Technology program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in industry. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a diploma in Industrial Electrical Technology.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will wire a three-phase motor for high and low voltage.
• Students will upload and download a PLC program.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Industrial Drive, Thomasville

Length of Program: Four (4) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Dates: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions 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: Industrial Electrical 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.


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 (35 hours)
ELTR 1020 Electrical Systems Basics I 3
ELTR 1060 Electrical Prints, Schematics, and Symbols 2
ELTR 1080 Commercial Wiring I 5
ELTR 1090 Commercial Wiring II 3
ELTR 1180 Electrical Controls 4
ELTR 1220 Industrial PLCs 4
ELTR 1270 National Electrical Code Industrial Applications 4
IDFC 1007 Industrial Safety Procedures 2
XXXX xxxx Guided Elective 3
and one of the following (3 hours)
IDFC 1011 Direct Current I 3
IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis 3
Faircloth, Chad
Electrical Systems Technology Faculty
Technical and Industrial Education
O: (229) 225-5095