Electrical Systems Technology


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.

Length of Program: Five (5) Semesters

Locations offered:
Moultrie (Industrial Drive)

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.

Gainful Employment: For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, and occupational information, please view the Datasheet

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.

1st Term
Books: $579.40
Fees: $309.00
Tuition: $979.00
Total: $1,867.40

2nd Term
Books: $848.90
Fees: $284.00
Tuition: $1,157.00
Total: $2,289.90

3rd Term
Books: $328.05
Fees: $284.00
Tuition: $979.00
Total: $1,591.05

4th Term
Books: $472.40
Fees: $324.00
Tuition: $979.00
Total: $1,775.40

Curriculum Credits

Curriculum Credits

1: Basic Skills Courses (8 Hours)


ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
And one of the following (2-3 hours) 2
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev 2
PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology 3
And one of the following (3 Hours) 3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts 3
MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry 3

2: Institutional Courses (3 Hours)


COLL 1500 Student Success 3

3: Occupational Courses (35 Hours)


ELTR 1060 ElectricalPrints,Schemat,&Symb 2
ELTR 1080 Commercial Wiring I 5
ELTR 1090 Commercial Wiring II 3
ELTR 1180 Electrical Controls 4
IDFC 1007 Industrial Safety Procedures 2
Elective 0001 ELEC-Occup 3
And one of the following (3 Hours) 3
IDFC 1011 Direct Current I 3
IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis 3
And one of the following (3 Hours) 3
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


Electrical Construction and Maintenance Specialization 9
ELTR 1205 Residential Wiring I 3
ELTR 1210 Residential Wiring II 3
Elective 0001 ELEC-Occup 3
Industrial Electrical Technology Specialization 10
ELTR 1220 Industrial PLC's 4
ELTR 1250 Diagnostic Troubleshooting 2
ELTR 1270 NEC Industrial Wiring Applicat 4

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