Heating and Air Conditioning

Advisor: Kyzar

This is a two-year program designed to prepare the student with employable skills in the craft of heating and air conditioning. A two-year certificate will be awarded to a student who successfully completes the two year program.

It is comprised of both classroom instruction and laboratory experiments with students receiving training in welding, the laws of refrigeration, the basic refrigeration cycle, the purpose and operation of compressors, condensers, evaporators, metering devices, and oil coolers. The student learns how to troubleshoot, repair, and install all types of domestic and commercial refrigeration and heating systems. Also, he/she learns to estimate heating and cooling loads, to give job estimates, to care for tools and equipment, and to set up a service shop and safety.

Program Costs

Tuition and Fees*: $ 1,145.00 (2)
Room and Board*:     1,490.00 (2)
Books:       200.00
Tool Kit:       400.00

*Fee charged per semester

Career Information

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be qualified for, but not limited to, the following careers:

Graduate Information

Year Completed Placed
2007-08 79% 45%
2008-09 24% 100%
2009-10 23% 100%
2010-11 35% 47%
2011-12 26% 89%