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The Electrical Technology Diploma program provides students with the training essential for positions as an electrician in residential or commercial construction or industrial maintenance. The program provides training in advanced motor control, conduit installation and bending techniques, blueprint reading and wiring practices. Students are trained to install, replace, and repair electrical equipment and understand industry safety practices. This program is designed to meet the related technical instruction for some DOL apprenticeship programs. Graduates of this program are awarded a diploma.
- Average: $29.24
- Entry: $23.38
- Experienced: $35.32
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ELT 215 - Motors and Controls
ELT 196 - Circuit Analysis I
IND 109 - Equipment Safety and Operation
IND 197 - Industrial Engineering Technology Orientation
MAT 743 - Technical Math
ELT 250 - Programmable Logic Controllers
ELT 251 - Programmable Logic Controllers Lab
ELT 201 - Circuit Analysis II
NET 790 - PC Support I
Total Semester Hours Required: 32.0
Upon the successful completion of the program students will:
- Describe how systems, components, and theories work, including the operating principles for common electrical, electronic, and electromechanical components and devices such as but not limited to AC and DC sources, resistors, capacitors, inductors, transistors, digital systems, control systems, power systems, and motors.
- Apply hands-on skills, such as use of tools, soldering, circuit assembly, analytical instrumentation skills (including use of meters and the oscilloscope), and computer simulation.
- Interpret specification sheets circuit schematics, and mechanical drawings.
- Demonstrate organized troubleshooting skills.
- Define and demonstrate effective team building skills.
- Demonstrate technical communication skills including proficient use of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software.