Air Conditioning Technology

Diploma Program
ACT2

Program Description
The air conditioning technology diploma is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the air conditioning industry. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of air conditioning theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an air conditioning technology diploma. (Program Length: 3 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities
Air conditioning service technician

Gainful Employment


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS
Essential General Education Courses

 

8

Fundamentals of English I

ENGL 1010

3

Foundations of Mathematics

MATH 1012

3

Interpersonal Relations & Professional Development

EMPL 1000

2

Essential Technical Courses

 

42

First Year Experience

FYES 1000

2

Refrigeration Fundamentals

AIRC 1005

4

Refrigeration Principles and Practices

AIRC 1010

4

Refrigeration Systems Components

AIRC 1020

4

HVACR Electrical Fundamentals

AIRC 1030

4

HVACR Electric Motors

AIRC 1040

4

HVACR Electrical Components and Controls

AIRC 1050

4

Air Conditioning Systems Application and Installation

AIRC 1060

4

Gas Heat

AIRC 1070

4

Heat Pumps and Related Systems

AIRC 1080

4

Troubleshooting Air Conditioning Systems

AIRC 1090

4

 

Total Hours

50

**Suggested First Semester classes: FYES 1000, AIRC 1005, AIRC 1010, AIRC 1020 and MATH 1012