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Advanced Energy Technician

Quick Facts

  • Associate of Applied Science: 2-year program (60 semester credit hours)
  • Certificates: Level 1 (21–33 semester credit hours)
  • Occupational Skill Award: 15 semester credit hours
  • Full program is offered at: South Campus


Our Advanced Energy Technician Specialization gives you a strong foundation in:

  • Electronics
  • Oil & gas
  • Renewable energy

Course topics include:

  • Analog electronics
  • Digital electronics
  • Distributed control systems
  • Industrial troubleshooting
  • Natural gas production
  • Petroleum instrumentation
  • Solar fundamentals
  • Wind power delivery systems

Program Options



Level 1

Occupational Skills Award


After successfully completing our program, you can find job opportunities in:

  • Engineering firms
  • Field service technician
  • Oil and gas companies
  • Photovoltaic installer
  • Solar technician
  • Wind turbine technician

Projected Job Growth

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John Bullard, Department Chairperson

Updated May 14, 2020