Electrical Systems Technology - Electrical Track

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Electrical Systems Technology - Electrical Track

This curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical systems found in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities.

Coursework, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, applications of the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require.

Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems.

Courses

Course Course Name LEC LAB CREDIT
Total Credits Total Credits NA
Fall Semester Fall Semester
ACA 111 College Student Success 1 0 0 1
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 0 5
ELC 113 Residential Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC 125 Diagrams and Schematics 1 2 0 2
MAT 121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 2 2 0 3
Spring Semester Spring Semester
CIS 110 Intro to Computers 2 2 0 3
ELC 114 Commercial Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC 118 National Electric Code 1 2 0 2
ELC 121 Electrical Estimating 1 2 0 2
ENG 111
 
ENG 110
Writing and Inquiry
or
Freshman Composition
3 0 0 3
MNT 110 Intro to Maint Procedures 1 3 0 2
Summer Semester Summer Semester
ELC 115
 
WBL
Industrial Wiring
or
Work-Based Learning
2 6 0 4
ELC 117 Motors and Controls 2 6 0 4
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 0 0 2
Fall Semester Fall Semester
ELC 128 Introduction to PLC 2 3 0 3
ELC 220 Photovoltaic Sys Tech 2 3 0 3
ENG 114
 
ENG 115
Prof Research and Report
or
Oral Communication
3 0 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3 0 0 3
HYD 110 Hydraulic Pneumatics I 2 3 0 3
WLD 112 Basic Welding Processes 1 3 0 2
Spring Semester Spring Semester
ELC 228 PLC Applications 2 6 0 4
ELC 230 Wind and Hydro Power Sys 2 2 0 3
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3 0 3
SST 120 Energy Use Analysis 2 2 0 3

Also Offered

Humanities/Fine Arts Elective list: HUM 110 or PHI 240.

Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective list: ECO 151, ECO 251, PSY 118, PSY 150, or SOC 210.

Courses

Course Course Name LEC LAB CREDIT
Total Credits Total Credits NA
Fall Fall
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 0 5
ELC 113 Residential Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC 125 Diagrams and Schematics 1 2 0 2
MAT 121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 2 2 0 3
Spring Spring
ELC 114 Commercial Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC 118 National Electric Code 1 2 0 2
ELC 121 Electrical Estimating 1 2 0 2
ENG 111
 
ENG 110
Writing and Inquiry
or
Freshman Composition
3 0 0 3
MNT 110 Intro to Maint Procedures 1 3 0 2
SST 120 Energy Use Analysis 2 2 0 3
Summer Summer
ELC 115
 
WBL
Industrial Wiring
or
Work-Based Learning
2 6 0 4
ELC 117 Motors and Controls 2 6 0 4
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 0 0 2

Courses

Course Course Name LEC LAB CREDIT
Total Credits Total Credits NA
Fall Fall
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 0 5
ELC 113 Residential Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC 125 Diagrams and Schematics 1 2 0 2
Spring Spring
ELC 114 Commercial Wiring 2 6 0 4
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 0 0 2

CEU Classes

Additional Classes

Learning Outcomes

  • Design and analyze systems in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings that meet all codes and regulations as defined by OSHA standards.
  • Apply principles of mathematics and applied science to perform the laws encountered with electrical technology.
  • Read and interpret electrical diagrams and blueprints.
  • Recognize the need for life-long learning and possess the skills to maintain and improve technical abilities.
  • Diagnose and correct electrical and electronic problems effectively using various testing instruments.
  • Communicate effectively with customers and with members of multiple teams from a variety of backgrounds.

Estimated Cost

Diploma In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $3,249.00 $10,929.50
Books and Supplies $1,276.25 $1,276.25
Total Cost $4,525.25 $12,205.75
Certificate In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $1,379.25 $4,643.25
Books and Supplies $477.25 $477.25
Total Cost $1,856.50 $5,120.50

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Program Contact(s)

Joey Boles
Lead Instructor - Electrical Systems
(336) 386-3267
bolesjc@surry.edu

Program Facts


$24.28 average salary per hour.

$50,510 average salary per year.

Sources for salary information obtained from O*NET. Salaries may vary for reasons including but not limited to years of experience, place of employment, and specific occupations within each industry.