Electrical Technology

Amp up your career with specialized training in electrical theory and hands-on practice to become an industrial or construction electrician.

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What is Electrical Technology?

The world runs on electricity. Electricity is used in our homes and schools, electronics and entertainment, manufacturing, and nearly every other aspect of the human existence. To keep this very important commodity flowing safely and reliably through all corners of residential and industrial life, we need highly trained electricians. The Electrical Technology program provides a solid foundation of electrical theory and related practical applications. Class and laboratory instruction includes electrical theory and systems design; residential and commercial wiring, conduit bending; and advanced training in motor controls and programmable logic controllers. Degree specialization are offered in both industrial electrician and construction electrician.

What are my career choices?

Employment opportunities can be found in manufacturing and industrial sectors, power plants, and electrical supply companies, as well as residential and commercial construction..

Credentials Available at SKYCTC

Electrician Trainee Level I Certificate: 8 Total credit hours Requirements
Electrician Trainee Level II Certificate: 13 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS  Requirements
Residential Electricity Level I Certificate: 14 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS  Requirements
Residential Electricity Level II Certificate: 21-22 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS Requirements
Electrical Motor Control Level I Certificate: 23 Total Credit Hours Requirements
Electrical Construction Certificate: 31-33 Total Credit Hours Requirements
Electrical Motor Control LEvel II Certificate: 34 Total Credit Hours Requirements
Construction Electrician Track Diploma: 48 Total Credit Hours Requirements
Industrial Electrician Track Diploma: 54-55 Total Credit Hours Requirements
Construction Electrician Track Associate Degree: 60-61 Total Credit Hours Requirements
Industrial Electrician Track Associate Degree: 65-68 Total Credit Hours Requirements

Admission Requirements:

This program has no special admission requirements.

Length of Program

You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.

Program Contact

Kerry Turner
Electrical Technology
Assistant Professor
270.901.1169
kerry.turner@kctcs.edu