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Manufacturing Industrial Technology: Electrical Technology

The Electrical Technology AAS program will prepare you for entry-level electrician positions in factories, the construction industry, and power plants. The study of electrical theory and practical applications provides the foundation for this program. Class and Laboratory instruction include basic electrical theory, residential and commercial wiring, conduit bending, motor controls, and programmable logic controllers. Three degree areas of specialization are offered Industrial Electrician, Motor Control Specialist, and Construction Electrician.

The Electrical Technology program requires that you earn a “C” or better in required core and technical electives to progress in the program.

Available Credentials

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

  • Industrial Electrician: 66-68 credit hours
  • Construction Electrician: 60-61 credit hours
  • Motor Controls Electrician: 60-63 credit hours



For course sequence, see the program card.
For graduation requirements, see the academic plan.

Length of Program

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

For more information

Dean Autry, BS
Electrical Technology

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.