Electrical Technology Diploma
Offered at the Following Campus Locations
The Electrical Systems Technology 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.
An Electrician’s License typically requires four (4) years of in-field service; however, satisfactory completion of the Electrical Technology Diploma reduces the in-field service requirement to three (3) years. The student must also pass the state exam to become a licensed electrician.
This program requires either the ACCUPLACER or COMPASS college placement test and High School Diploma or GED. Minimum Required Age of 16.
ACCUPLACER minimum scores:Reading Comprehension 55, Sentence Skills 60, Arithmetic 34
COMPASS minimum scores: Reading 70, Writing 32, Mathematics 26