2015 - 2016 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Program: Electrical Technology
Degree Plan: Electrical Technology Certificate

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(Level I Certificate)

North Lake only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C1.ELECT.TECH.15

Completion of all courses listed below qualifies a student for a Certificate in Electrical Technology. The courses may be taken in any order after consultation with the instructor.



ELPT 1311 Basic Electrical Theory 3
ELPT 1329 Residential Wiring 3
CNBT 1371 Commercial Blueprint Reading 3
IEIR 1312 Distribution Systems 3


ELPT 1341 Motor Control 3
ELPT 1345 Commercial Wiring 3
ELPT 1325 National Electrical Code I 3
ELTN 1380 Cooperative Education - Electrician OR 3
ELPT 1391 Special Topics in Electrical and Power Transmission Installer, General (3)
Minimum Hours Required 24

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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