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2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Electrical Technology AAS Degree

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For more information please see the Electrical Technology Program Overview .


The Electrical Technology AAS Degree is designed to prepare students to become an apprentice electrician. Upon completion of the AAS degree and three additional years as an apprentice electrician in the field, graduates will be able to submit application to take the state journeyman electrician exam.  Graduates will also be prepared for jobs in the areas of electrical estimating, controls, and parts sales.  

Note: This degree is available at Grand Island and Hastings

Suggested Sequence of Courses​ 

Subtotal: 51

Basic Achievement Requirements

All graduates with a diploma will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:

  1. Acquiring appropriate Mandatory Assessment scores in math, writing and reading.
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0930 Practical Math OR MATH 0940 Pre-Algebra with a C or above.
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.
  3. Completing a 1000-level MATH or ENGL course with a D or above.

General Education Core Requirements

All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will complete a minimum of 15 credits of General Education from the following (AA and AS students will have additional requirements):

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 6 credit(s)
    (Required: MATH 1020  AND PHYS 1150 )
  • GEN ED Group C: Career and Life Skills, D: Information & Technology Literacy or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group A, B, C, D or E 3 credit(s)

Subtotal: 15

Total Credits for AAS Degree: 66

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