Programs

Electrical Systems Technology (Diploma)

Program Description

The Electrical Systems Technology program provides instruction in the inspection, maintenance, installation, and repair of electrical systems in the residential, commercial, and industrial industries. A combination of theory and practical application is emphasized to develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills. Program graduates receive a diploma in Electrical Systems Technology with a specialization in Residential or Industrial Applications.

Program Details

  • Location: Griffin Campus
  • Major Code: ES12
  • Award Level: Diploma
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: 4 Terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 46

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements.

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Program Courses Credits
Electrical Construction and Maintenance Specialization
First Term
IDFC 1007—Industrial Safety Procedures 2
IDFC 1011—Direct Current I 3
ELTR 1020—Alternating Current Fundamentals 3
MATH 1012—Foundations of Mathematics 3
Choose One: (Required)
COLL 1500—College Success and Career Exploration OR 3
COMP 1000—Introduction to Computer Literacy
Second Term
EMPL 1000-Interpersonal Relations and Prof Development 2
ENGL 1010—Fundamentals of English I 3
ELTR 1060—Electrical Prints, Schematics, and Symbols 2
ELTR 1080—Commercial Wiring I 5
ELTR 1090—Commercial Wiring II 3
Third Term
ELTR 1180—Electrical Controls 4
ELTR 1090—Commercial Wiring II 3
ELTR 1205—Residential Wiring I 3
Occupational Elective 4
Third Term
ELTR 1210—Residential Wiring II 3
Occupational elective 3
Industrial Electrical Technology Specialization
MATH 1012—Foundations of Mathematics  3
IDFC 1007—Industrial Safety Procedures  2
IDFC 1011—Direct Current I  3
ELTR 1020—Alternating Current Fundamentals  3
Choose One: (Required)
COLL 1500—College Success and Career Exploration OR 3
COMP 1000—Introduction to Computer Literacy
Second Term
EMPL 1000—Interpersonal Relations and Prof Development 2
ENGL 1010—Fundamentals of English I 3
ELTR 1060—Electrical Prints, Schematics, and Symbols 2
ELTR 1080—Commercial Wiring I 5
Third Term
ELTR 1220—Industrial PLCs 4
ELTR 1180—Electrical Controls 4
ELTR 1090—Commercial Wiring II 3
 Fourth Term
ELTR 1250—Diagnostic Troubleshooting 2
ELTR 1270—National Electrical Code Industrial Applications 4
Occupational Elective 3
Occupational Electives--Choose One
Any course from the following with a minimum of three (3) credit hours
IDSY
ELTR
AIRC

Program Advisors
Tommy Woodall
Instructor
tommy.woodall@sctech.edu
770-412-5732
Griffin campus

Career and Academic Planning
Sharon Craft
Career Advisor
sharon.craft@sctech.edu
706-646-6143
Griffin Campus
Room 107