Electricity : AAS Degree
The Associate of Applied Science in Electricity is a 4 year apprenticeship program run in partnership with Northern Arizona Electrical Contractors Association (NAECA). Students wishing to enroll in this program must become an apprentice with NAECA. The apprenticeship program provides students with training in the electrical field and enables students to work as electricians.
The outcomes identified below define the knowledge and skill sets
that graduates of this program will possess at the end of their program of study.
• Read blueprints
• Plan construction jobs
• Select materials
• Select and safely and competently use correct tools
• Install electrical systems and equipment
• Solve electrical construction related problems on the job site
• Understand and apply the National Electric Code
• Sit for the state electrical licensing examinations
• Gain certification by the National Center for Construction, Education and Research (NCCER)
Minimum hours required: 60
General Education Requirements: 25–26 credit hours
See courses that will satisfy General Education Requirements below.
ENG 101¹ College Composition I (3)
ENG 102¹ College Composition II (3)
MAT 142¹ College Mathematics (3) or a higher course selected from the approved AGEC courses in the Mathematics category.
Any approved General Education courses in the Arts/Humanities category.
Social/Behavioral Sciences (6)
Any approved General Education courses in the Social/Behavioral Sciences category.
Physical/Biological Sciences (4–5)
Any approved General Education course in the Physical/Biological Sciences category.
Degree Core Requirements: 35 credit hours
ETC 107¹ Mathematics for Electricians (3)
ETC 110 Commercial & Indus. Elec. I (4)
ETC 120 Commercial & Indus. Elec. II (4)
ETC 130 Commercial & Indus. Elec. III (4)
ETC 140 Commercial & Indus. Elec. IV (4)
ETC 250 Commercial & Indus. Elec. V (4)
ETC 260 Commercial & Indus. Elec. VI (4)
ETC 270 Commercial & Indus. Elec. VII (4)
ETC 280 Commercial & Indus. Elec. VIII (4)
¹ Placement test and/or prerequisite required.
² May substitute CTM 298 with consent of Department Chair.
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