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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?

Offered under the Manufacturing Industrial Technology curriculum, the Electrical Technology Program focuses on preparing students for various entry-level electrical positions in industry and the building trades. The study of electrical theory in the classroom and the practical application of that theory in labs provide the foundation of this program.

What are my career choices?

  • Construction Electrician
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Maintenance Electrician
  • Self Employed
  • Medical Facilities Electrical Technician
  • Solar/Photovoltaic Technician

What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?

Electrical Technology - AAS: Construction Electrician Track: 62-66 Total credit hours Academic Plan
Electrical Technology - AAS: Industrial Electrician Track: 64-68 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS  Academic Plan
Electrical Technology - Diploma: Construction Electrician Track: 50-57 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS  Academic Plan
Electrical Technology - Diploma: Industrial Electrician Track: 53-60 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS Academic Plan
Automated Industrial Controls Technician Level I - Certificate: 19-23 Total Credit Hours  Academic Plan
Automated Industrial Controls Technician Level II - Certificate: 27-30 Total Credit Hours  Academic Plan
Construction Electrician Level I - Certificate: 14-17 Total Credit Hours Academic Plan
Construction Electrician Level II - Certificate: 21-22 Total Credit Hours Academic Plan
Construction Electrician Level III - Certificate: 32-36 Total Credit Hours  Academic Plan
Industrial Electrician Level I - Certificate: 8 Total Credit Hours Academic Plan
Industrial Electrician Level II - Certificate: 13 Total Credit Hours Academic Plan
Voice & Data Wiring Installer Level I - Certificate: 15-19 Total Credit Hours Academic Plan

Length of Program

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

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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Program Contact

Chris Brewer

Assistant Professor

(859) 442-1124

Christopher.Brewer@kctcs.edu