Technical Studies - Electrical
About Our Program
Graduates of the Technical Studies Electrical program are trained in the job skills necessary for employment as a beginning electrician in both residential and commercial fields. Graduates will find employment in various industries and service sectors as electricians or electronic technicians. Course work includes a strong emphasis in electrical technology with related courses in computer applications, quality control, teamwork, and communication.
Opportunities for Employment
Graduates can expect to find employment as entry level or apprentice electricians in the residential and commercial construction industry, electrical service and repair industries or as industrial maintenance electricians.
Up to 15 hours credit may be given for documented previous work experience and certifications. Although the program is designed to educate and train electricians entering the industry, the program offers increased skill levels and knowledge for experienced electricians as well. Electricians seeking a degree or desiring promotion to upper level managerial positions should also take advantage of this excellent opportunity.