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Academic Year: 2021-2022

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Associate Degree

Program Code 106011

Heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC/R) technicians install, service, troubleshoot, and repair HVAC/R systems used for the environmental control of buildings and product processes. This includes work on a wide variety of equipment types including residential (homes), commercial (restaurants, offices, hotels), institutional (schools, hospitals), and industrial (manufacturing plants). Typical careers in this field include mechanical contractor HVAC/R technician, facilities maintenance HVAC/R technician, wholesale service representative, commercial HVAC/R systems technician, industrial HVAC/R systems technician, and residential HVAC/R systems technician.

Average Starting Salary

$40,947.00FT Median Annual Wage
100%

Graduate Employment

With 100% Employed in Field

Explore Locations

This program is offered at:

Green Bay

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Completed application.
  • High school transcript or equivalent. (For a list of equivalents, go to www.nwtcgetting started.)
  • High school algebra or equivalent
  • To be admitted to this program, learners must achieve a prior cumulative high school or college grade point average of 2.6 or higher OR a satisfactory academic skills assessment score. College grade point average must be based on 15 credits or more. To learn more about starting this program, please contact an academic advisor at (920) 498-5444 or (888) 385-6982.
Curriculum
Curriculum: Students following the study plan below will complete the HVAC/R associate degree in the number of semesters shown.
First Semester
Semester Total
16
Second Semester
Semester Total
18
Third Semester
Semester Total
15
Fourth Semester
Semester Total
16
Total Credits
65

Curriculum Note: The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements, but must be passed with a C or better.

Course Descriptions