Electrical Technology, Certificates

Program Overview

It is possible for a student to take a small grouping of courses, which, taken as a unit, may satisfy requirements for a particular position within the electrical technology field. The student may submit a written application to the Office of Admissions and Registration to receive written verification of completion of the certificate program.

Additional Program Information

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit www.kcc.edu/gainfulemployment/. Look for information on these certificates: Entry-Level, Solar-Thermal Technology; Entry-Level, Small-Wind Technology; and Entry-Level, Solar PV Technology.

Industrial Motor Control

Curriculum code: C87A

ELTR 1064Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ELTR 2074DC & AC Rotating Machines

4 Credits

ELTR 2414Industrial Motor Control

4 Credits

Pneumatic and Hydraulic Power

Curriculum code: C32A

ELTR 1034Fluid Power

4 Credits

ELTR 1064Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

MCHN 1214Machine Tool I

4 Credits

Programmable Logic Controllers

Curriculum code: C87B

ELTR 1064Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ELTR 2414Industrial Motor Control

4 Credits

ELTR 2444Programmable Controllers

4 Credits

Residential and Industrial Wiring

Curriculum code: C87C

ELTR 1064Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1174Natl Electric Code & Wiring Methods

4 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ELTR 2414Industrial Motor Control

4 Credits

Entry-Level, Solar-Thermal Technology

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” Review the GE disclosure for the Solar-Thermal Technology certificate.

Curriculum code: C39A

AIRC 1014Fundamentals of Air Conditioning

4 Credits

AIRC 1214Heating Plants

4 Credits

ELTR 1064Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1223Survey of Renewable Energy

3 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ELTR 2314Introduction to Solar-Thermal Technology

4 Credits

Entry-Level, Small-Wind Technology

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” Review the GE disclosure for the Small-Wind Energy Technology certificate.

Curriculum code: C39B

ELTR 1064Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1174Natl Electric Code & Wiring Methods

4 Credits

ELTR 1223Survey of Renewable Energy

3 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ELTR 2074DC & AC Rotating Machines

4 Credits

ELTR 2324Introduction to Small-Wind Technology

4 Credits

Entry-Level, Solar-PV Technology

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” Review the GE disclosure for the Solar-PV Technology certificate.

Curriculum code: C39C

ELTR 1064Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1174Natl Electric Code & Wiring Methods

4 Credits

ELTR 1223Survey of Renewable Energy

3 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ELTR 2334Intro to Solar-Photovoltaic Tech

4 Credits

ELTR 2414Industrial Motor Control

4 Credits

Program Cost

INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROL
Minimum credit hours required for completion: 14
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour 147.00
$2,058.00
Lab fees:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 25.00
ELTR 1402 Industrial Safety 110.00
ELTR 2074 DC & AC Rotating Machines 25.00
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 30.00
190.00
190.00
Books:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 106.00
ELTR 2074 DC & AC Rotating Machines 120.55
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 282.85
509.40
509.40
Supplies:
ELTR 1174/ELTR 2334/ELTR 2414 $302.79
Safety glasses 10.00
$312.79
$312.79
TOTAL $3,070.19
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.
PNEUMATIC AND HYDRAULIC POWER 
Minimum credit hours required for completion: 14
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour 147.00
$2,058.00
Lab fees:
ELTR 1034 Fluid Power 30.00
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 25.00
ELTR 1402 Industrial Safety 110.00
MCHN 1214 Machine Tool I 50.00
215.00
215.00
Books:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 106.00
MCHN 1214 Machine Tool I 213.00
319.00
319.00
Supplies:
MCHN Courses:
Safety glasses 10.00
Steel rule 5.60
Digital or dial veneer caliper 30.00
45.60
45.60
TOTAL $2,637.60
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.
PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS 
Minimum credit hours required for completion: 14
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour 147.00
$2,058.00
Lab fees:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 25.00
ELTR 1402 Industrial Safety 110.00
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 30.00
ELTR 2444 Industrial PLCS 25.00
190.00
190.00
Books:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 106.00
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 282.85
ELTR 2444 Industrial PLCs 140.00
528.85
528.85
Supplies:
ELTR 1174/ELTR 2334/ELTR 2414 302.79
Safety glasses 10.00
312.79
$312.79
TOTAL $3,089.64
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.
RESIDENTIAL AND INDUSTRIAL WIRING 
Minimum credit hours required for completion: 14
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour 147.00
$1,988.00
Lab fees:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 25.00
ELTR 1174 Nat’l. Electric Code & Wiring Methods 50.00
ELTR 1402 Industrial Safety 110.00
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 30.00
215.00
215.00
Books:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity
106.00
ELTR 1174 Nat’l. Electric Code & Wiring Methods 202.40
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 282.85
591.25
591.25
Supplies:
ELTR 1174/ELTR 2334/ELTR 2414 $302.79
Safety glasses 10.00
$312.79
312.79
TOTAL $3,177.04
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.
SOLAR-THERMAL TECHNOLOGY 
Minimum credit hours required for completion: 21
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour 147.00
$3,087.00
Lab fees:
AIRC 1014 Fundamentals of Air Conditioning 80.00
AIRC 1214 Heating Plants 75.00
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 25.00
ELTR 1402 Industrial Safety 110.00
ELTR 2314 Intro to Solar-Thermal Technology 50.00
340.00
340.00
Books:
AIRC 1014 Fundamentals of Air Conditioning
244.00
AIRC 1214 Heating Plants 305.95
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 106.00
ELTR 2314 Intro to Solar-Thermal Technology 55.95
711.90
711.90
Supplies:
Safety glasses $10.00
Tape measure, 25’ $15.00
ELTR Safety glasses 10.00
AIRC 1014 Tape measure 25’ 17.70
AIRC 1214 Manometer, u-tube type 25.00
Magnahelic gauge 280.75
333.45
333.45
TOTAL $4,472.35
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.
SMALL-WIND ENERGY TECHNOLOGY 
Minimum credit hours required for completion: 21
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour 147.00
$3,087.00
Lab fees:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 25.00
ELTR 1174 Nat’l. Electric Code & Wiring Methods 50.00
ELTR 1402 Industrial Safety 110.00
ELTR 2074 DC & AC Rotating Machines 25.00
ELTR 2324 Intro to Small-Wind Energy Technology 100.00
310.00
310.00
Books:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 106.00
ELTR 1174 Nat’l. Electric Code & Wiring Methods 202.40
ELTR 2074 DC & AC Rotating Machines 120.55
ELTR 2324 Intro to Small-Wind Energy Technology 31.95
460.90
460.90
Supplies:
ELTR 1174/ELTR 2334/ELTR 2414 Tools & Equipment $302.79
Safety glasses 10.00
$312.79
312.79
TOTAL $4,170.69
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.
SOLAR-PV TECHNOLOGY 
Minimum credit hours required for completion: 21
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour 147.00
$3,087.00
Lab fees:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 25.00
ELTR 1174 Nat’l. Electric Code & Wiring Methods 50.00
ELTR 1402 Industrial Safety 110.00
ELTR 2324 Intro to Small-Wind Energy 100.00
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 30.00
315.00
315.00
Books:
ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity 106.00
ELTR 1174 National Electric Code & Wiring 202.40
ELTR 2324 Intro to Small-Wind Energy 31.95
ELTR 2414 Industrial Motor Control 282.85
623.20
623.20
Supplies:
ELTR 1174/ELTR 2334/ELTR 2414 Tools & Equipment $302.79
Safety glasses 10.00
$312.79
312.79
TOTAL $4,337.99
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.